Definitions of canvass
n. - To sift; to strain; to examine thoroughly; to scrutinize; as, to canvass the votes cast at an election; to canvass a district with reference to its probable vote. 2
n. - To examine by discussion; to debate. 2
n. - To go trough, with personal solicitation or public addresses; as, to canvass a district for votes; to canvass a city for subscriptions. 2
v. i. - To search thoroughly; to engage in solicitation by traversing a district; as, to canvass for subscriptions or for votes; to canvass for a book, a publisher, or in behalf of a charity; -- commonly followed by for. 2
n. - Close inspection; careful review for verification; as, a canvass of votes. 2
n. - Examination in the way of discussion or debate. 2
n. - Search; exploration; solicitation; systematic effort to obtain votes, subscribers, etc. 2
plural of canvas 1
The word "canvass" uses 7 letters: A A C N S S V.
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