Synonyms of canvass in English:

canvass


See definition of canvass

verb

1‘he's canvassing for the Green Party’

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campaign, electioneer, solicit votes, drum up support

North American stump

British informal doorstep

North American informal be a ward heeler

2‘they promised to canvass all member clubs for their views’

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poll, question, ask, survey, interview, sound out, ascertain the opinions of

3‘they're canvassing support among shareholders’

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seek, try to obtain, go after, make a pitch for

4‘early retirement was canvassed as a solution to the problem of unemployment’

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propose, suggest, submit, offer, air

discuss, debate, consider