Definition of on the campaign trail in English:

on the campaign trail

phrase

  • Engaged in a political campaign.

    ‘he has studiously avoided the subject on the campaign trail’
    • ‘Joking with the audience Mr Brown showed he was relishing life on the campaign trail.’
    • ‘We will tell you about a very intriguing remark he made on the campaign trail.’
    • ‘The president made a lot of promises on the campaign trail.’
    • ‘Her husband meanwhile is using some sharp words out on the campaign trail.’
    • ‘The straight-talking libertarian Republican is creating a lot of buzz on the campaign trail.’
    • ‘There could not have been more of a contrast on the campaign trail last week.’
    • ‘I want to ask you about the candidates on the campaign trail.’
    • ‘You know, I think there's just too much talk about him getting out on the campaign trail.’
    • ‘Jim's comments were in response to a question about what voters are asking him about on the campaign trail.’
    • ‘Barack Obama himself didn't talk about them at all on the campaign trail yesterday.’