electioneer

[ih-lek-shuh-neer] /ɪˌlɛk ʃəˈnɪər/
verb (used without object)
1.
to work for the success of a particular candidate, party, ticket, etc., in an election.
Origin
1780–90; election + -eer
Related forms
electioneerer, noun
Example Sentences for electioneer
No election officer shall electioneer while in the performance of his official duties.
British Dictionary definitions for electioneer
electioneer (ɪˌlɛkʃəˈnɪə)
 
vb
1.  to be active in a political election or campaign
 
n
2.  a person who engages in this activity
 
election'eering
 
n, —adj

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