Grief nourishes myth and a new CNN poll registers JFK as our most admired ex-president from the past half century.
The poll and graphic were produced by Grammarly, the world's leading automated proofreader.
A CBS/New York Times poll Tuesday showed Cain leading former frontrunner Mitt Romney.
An October poll showed that only 18 percent of Mexicans believe the government is winning.
Not anymore: A Rasmussen poll out last week now shows Pryor ahead by a whisker, and the race is now essentially a tie.
Why, I took to poll very well at first, but she won't do upon a nearer examination.
Unaware of his funeral, Timmins himself stood scratching his poll.
I wasn't lucky enough to see the encounter: came in just when Chiallo was lashing his poll over Morsfield flat on the ground.
But somebody must have dealt you some hearty thwacks on the poll, my boy.
The night before the poll our meetings were attended by hundreds and speakers flocked to our platform.
"head," early 14c., polle "hair of the head; piece of fur from the head of an animal," also "head," from Middle Low German or Middle Dutch pol "head, top." Sense extended early 14c. to "person, individual." Meaning "collection of votes" is first recorded 1620s, from notion of "counting heads;" meaning "survey of public opinion" is first recorded 1902. Poll tax, literally "head tax," is from 1690s. Literal use in English tends toward the part of the head where the hair grows.
"to take the votes of," 1620s, from poll (n.). Related: Polled; polling. A deed poll "deed executed by one party only," is from earlier verbal meaning "cut the hair of," because the deed was cut straight rather than indented (see indent).
"to cut, trim," late 14c., "to cut short the hair" (of an animal or person), from poll (n.). Of trees or plants from 1570s. Related: Polled; polling.