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outpoll Syllabification: out·poll
Pronunciation: /outˈpōl/

Definition of outpoll in English:


[with object]
Receive more votes than (another party or candidate).
Example sentences
  • Where in 2003 the Greens outpolled the Liberal primary vote in all 25 booths, that figure slipped to 17 booths in 2004.
  • The Liberals overwhelmingly won the over-55 vote at the election, while Labor outpolled them in just about every other age group.
  • They got twice its vote at the last election, and have consistently outpolled it by a wide margin ever since.
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