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canvass

verb
variants: also

canvas

Synonyms and Antonyms of canvass

  1. 1 to go around and approach (people) with a request for opinions or information we canvassed people all over town, asking if they would be interested in participating in a recycling program Synonyms of canvass interview, poll, solicit, survey Words Related to canvass circularize; interrogate, question; feel (out), sound (out) Near Antonyms of canvass report

  2. 2 to talk about (an issue) usually from various points of view and for the purpose of arriving at a decision or opinion canvassed all the items on the agenda Synonyms of canvass agitate, argue, bandy, bat (around or back and forth), discuss (also canvas), debate, dispute, hash (over or out), moot, talk overWords Related to canvass review, speak (about), talk (about); broach, introduce, propound, raise, stir up; forge, hammer out, talk out, thrash (out), wrestle (with); chew over, consider, deliberate, weigh


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