opinion poll

noun

Definition of opinion poll

: an activity in which many people are asked the same questions in order to find out what most people think about something
  • An opinion poll showed that he was favored to win the election.

Word by Word Definitions

opinion play
  1. : a view, judgment, or appraisal formed in the mind about a particular matter

  2. : approval, esteem

  3. : belief stronger than impression and less strong than positive knowledge

poll play
  1. : head

  2. : the top or back of the head

  3. : nape

  1. : to cut off or cut short the hair or wool of : crop, shear

  2. : to cut off or cut short (a material, such as wool)

  3. : to cut off or back the top of (something, such as a tree)


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