Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

pollster

play
noun poll·ster \ˈpōl-stər\

Simple Definition of pollster

  • : someone who makes questions for a poll, asks questions in a poll, or collects and presents results from a poll

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of pollster

  1. :  one that conducts a poll or compiles data obtained by a poll

Examples of pollster in a sentence

  1. <he wouldn't tell the exit pollster whom he'd voted for>



1939

First Known Use of pollster

1939



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up pollster? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a secret group of plotters

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

alphabet-pasta-spelling-help

Which is the correct spelling?

accommodate acommadate accomodate acommodate
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ