exit poll

noun

Definition of exit poll

  1. :  a poll taken (as by news media) of voters leaving the voting place that is usually used for predicting the winners

exit polling

noun

1976

First Known Use of exit poll

1976


EXIT POLL Defined for English Language Learners

exit poll

noun

Definition of exit poll for English Language Learners

  • : a method of predicting the result of an election by asking people who they voted for as they leave the place where they voted

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