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Synonyms for canvass
ˈkæn vəscan·vass

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. canvassverb

    Synonyms:
    question, investigate, challenge, test, dispute, solicit, sift, examine, discuss, apply for, request

    Antonyms:
    pretermit, allow, ignore, disregard, admit, pass, misexamine, misinvestigate

Princeton's WordNet

  1. canvas, canvassnoun

    the setting for a narrative or fictional or dramatic account

    "the crowded canvas of history"; "the movie demanded a dramatic canvas of sound"

    Synonyms:
    canvas tent, poll, sail, opinion poll, canvas, sheet, public opinion poll

  2. poll, opinion poll, public opinion poll, canvassnoun

    an inquiry into public opinion conducted by interviewing a random sample of people

    Synonyms:
    canvas tent, pate, poll, sail, crown, opinion poll, poll parrot, canvas, sheet, public opinion poll

  3. sail, canvas, canvass, sheetnoun

    a large piece of fabric (usually canvas fabric) by means of which wind is used to propel a sailing vessel

    Synonyms:
    rag, canvas tent, bed sheet, public opinion poll, weather sheet, plane, sheet, flat solid, tack, sheet of paper, sail, shroud, poll, tabloid, mainsheet, canvas, opinion poll, piece of paper, cruise

  4. canvas tent, canvas, canvassnoun

    a tent made of canvas fabric

    Synonyms:
    canvas tent, poll, sail, opinion poll, canvas, sheet, public opinion poll

  5. canvas, canvassnoun

    an oil painting on canvas fabric

    Synonyms:
    canvas tent, poll, sail, opinion poll, canvas, sheet, public opinion poll

  6. canvas, canvassnoun

    the mat that forms the floor of the ring in which boxers or professional wrestlers compete

    "the boxer picked himself up off the canvas"

    Synonyms:
    canvas tent, poll, sail, opinion poll, canvas, sheet, public opinion poll

  7. canvas, canvassverb

    a heavy, closely woven fabric (used for clothing or chairs or sails or tents)

    Synonyms:
    canvas tent, poll, sail, opinion poll, canvas, sheet, public opinion poll

  8. poll, canvass, canvasverb

    get the opinions (of people) by asking specific questions

    Synonyms:
    analyze, poll, study, examine, analyse, canvas, pollard

  9. canvass, canvasverb

    solicit votes from potential voters in an electoral campaign

    Synonyms:
    analyse, poll, analyze, study, canvas, examine

  10. analyze, analyse, study, examine, canvass, canvasverb

    consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning

    "analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare"; "analyze the evidence in a criminal trial"; "analyze your real motives"

    Synonyms:
    examine, contemplate, try out, psychoanalyse, consider, essay, meditate, psychoanalyze, break down, hit the books, test, learn, dissect, analyse, read, take apart, study, poll, take, try, canvas, analyze, probe, prove, see

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. canvassverb

    Synonyms:
    debate, discuss, dispute, agitate, ventilate, controvert

  2. canvassverb

    Synonyms:
    investigate, examine, scrutinize, sift, study, consider, follow up, inquire into

  3. canvassverb

    Synonyms:
    bespeak the votes of, solicit votes from

  4. canvassnoun

    Synonyms:
    discussion, debate, dispute

  5. canvassnoun

    Synonyms:
    examination, scrutiny, sifting

  6. canvassnoun

    Synonyms:
    solicitation of votes

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "canvass":

    solicitation

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How to use canvass in a sentence?

  1. James Comer:

    We've gone through a lot together in this race, and you never stopped fighting until the last vote was counted, whoever is the winning when this re-canvass is finished, I can make you one promise: We're going to elect a Republican governor in November.

  2. Krista Hartounian:

    The canvass was extremely pressed for time, there was so much pressure. It was so tight, and Detroit was still delivering information until the very end.


Translations for canvass

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  • التمسArabic
  • MeinungsumfrageGerman
  • encuesta, sondear, solicitud, solicitar, encuestarSpanish
  • soliciterFrench
  • sondare, saggiare, richiesta, rastrellare voti, analizzare, rastrellare consensi, sollecitazioneItalian
  • soliciteren, stemmen wervenDutch
  • แคนวาสThai

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