on the hustings

idiom

Definition of on the hustings

: making speeches, meeting people, etc., in order to get people's votes : campaigning for a political office candidates who are (out) on the hustings

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“On the hustings.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/on%20the%20hustings. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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