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canvass
British English: /ˈkanvəs/
American English: /ˈkænvəs/

Translation of canvass in Italian:

noun

  • 1 (for votes)
    (il) sollecitare il voto, l'appoggio degli elettori

transitive verb

  • 1 (Politics)to canvass voters, an area
    fare campagna elettorale presso gli elettori, in un'area
    to canvass people for their votes, support
    sollecitare il voto, l'appoggio degli elettori
  • 2 (in survey)
    (public) for, to get per avere
    to canvass opinion o views on something
    sondare l'opinione riguardo a qualcosa

intransitive verb

  • 1 (Politics)
    fare un giro elettorale, fare propaganda politica
    for per

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