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Synonyms for lobby
ˈlɒb i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. anteroom, antechamber, entrance hall, hall, foyer, lobby, vestibule(noun)

    a large entrance or reception room or area

    third house, antechamber, entrance hall, mansion, dorm, anteroom, hall, vestibule, hallway, mansion house, pressure group, foyer, manse, residence hall, residence, dormitory, manor hall, student residence

  2. lobby(noun)

    the people who support some common cause or business or principle or sectional interest

    foyer, anteroom, third house, hall, entrance hall, vestibule, antechamber, pressure group

  3. lobby, pressure group, third house(verb)

    a group of people who try actively to influence legislation

    foyer, anteroom, third house, hall, entrance hall, vestibule, antechamber, pressure group

  4. lobby, buttonhole(verb)

    detain in conversation by or as if by holding on to the outer garments of; as for political or economic favors


PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    lobbying, hall, lobbyist, foyer, pressure, vestibule, ewl, hallway, concourse, persuade

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  1. Mitchell Wasser:

    It’s a feeling of safety when someone is there to greet you, there are not many buildings in this neighborhood where you have the ability to drive into a garage that has a lower lobby, drop off your car and never be seen.

  2. Kirill Dmitriev:

    Were being attacked for not doing it long enough, were also being attacked by the lobby of pharma companies and by some politicians. The scientists who understand it know the credibility of our institute is strong because its one of the best institutes in the world for vaccines. We may not be strong in some other areas, but in vaccines, Russia is strong.

  3. Natascha Engel:

    We are choosing to listen to a powerful environmental lobby campaigning against fracking rather than allowing science and evidence to guide our policy making. By staying silent, we are in danger of pandering to what we know to be myths and scare stories.

  4. Fred Guttenberg:

    Our legislators won’t do anything about the law. The gun lobby says we shouldn’t do anything about the law. The manufacturers, marketers and sellers of these guns say, ‘It’s not our fault.’ This is the only industry where there is apparently a protected class, well, we’re going to change history and break that protection.

  5. David Zumino:

    Of course, we understand there are medical benefits for the children, but ...I can't help thinking that there is a huge pharma lobby operation to convince the public there is a threat that needs to be addressed. And that sounds suspicious.

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