canvasser canvasser

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a petitioner who solicits contributions or trade or votes
  2. (n) someone who examines votes at an election
  3. (n) someone who conducts surveys of public opinion
  4. (n) a person who takes or counts votes

Usage(s):

  1. After the jump, notes from the blue mass state, from an Obama canvasser and an Obama leaner.
  2. He surfaces, only to plunge into a pulsatingly neurotic love affair with Nancy the canvasser.

News

  • Milpitas native smiles through her pain

    Twenty-nine-year old Milpitas native Jennifer (Wardley) Canvasser continues transforming her bereavement following the death of 11-month-old son Micah into the power to help others struggling with similar grief.
    on August 9, 2013     Source: The Milpitas Post

Quotes

  1. File this one under "when it rains, it pours": "A canvasser for the campaign of DC Mayor Adrian M. Fenty (D) was fired after being arrested Friday in connection with an alleged attempt to sell crack to an undercover police officer in Northwest,"...
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: Clarence Williams Source: Washington Post (blog)

  2. "Mugliett intervened get Galea [ADT official guilty of corruption] of the hook because Galea is his canvasser. Everyone knows the political system in Malta. He intervened blatantly with the transport authority to stand in for someone guilty of...
    on Jul 18, 2007 By: Alfred Sant Source: maltaStar.com

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