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muckrake

See definition of muckrake on Dictionary.com
  • as incampaign
  • as ininvestigate
  • as inslander

synonyms for muckrake

  • barnstorm
  • lobby
  • politick
  • stump
  • agitate
  • canvass
  • contest
  • crusade
  • electioneer
  • run
  • tour
  • contend for
  • go to grass roots
  • hit the trail
  • mend fences
  • mudsling
  • press the flesh
  • ring doorbells
  • run for
  • shake hands and kiss babies
  • solicit votes
  • stand for
  • whistle-stop
See also synonyms for: muckraker / muckraking
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How to use muckrake in a sentence

He carried the torch of muckraking journalism during an era when most reporters simply published what politicians said, without questioning or challenging them.
A TOP COLUMNIST WHO EXPOSED CORRUPTION — AND SOMETIMES BETRAYED HIS PRINCIPLESMATTHEW PRESSMANJULY 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Of Walt Whitman it is: "The dirty, clumsy paws of a harper whose plectrum is a muckrake."
SHELBURNE ESSAYS, THIRD SERIESPAUL ELMER MORE
The journalist might well exchange the muckrake for the pick and dig it out.
HOW TO WRITE SPECIAL FEATURE ARTICLESWILLARD GROSVENOR BLEYER
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WORDS RELATED TO MUCKRAKE

  • agitate
  • barnstorm
  • canvass
  • contend for
  • contest
  • crusade
  • electioneer
  • go to grass roots
  • hit the trail
  • lobby
  • mend fences
  • muckrake
  • mudsling
  • politick
  • press the flesh
  • ring doorbells
  • run
  • run for
  • shake hands and kiss babies
  • solicit votes
  • stand for
  • stump
  • tour
  • whistle-stop
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.