Definisi 'canvass'
English to English
noun
1 the setting for a narrative or fictional or dramatic account
Example:
• the crowded canvas of history
• the movie demanded a dramatic canvas of sound
source: wordnet30
2 an inquiry into public opinion conducted by interviewing a random sample of people
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3 a large piece of fabric (usually canvas fabric) by means of which wind is used to propel a sailing vessel
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4 a tent made of canvas fabric
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5 an oil painting on canvas fabric
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6 the mat that forms the floor of the ring in which boxers or professional wrestlers compete
Example:
• the boxer picked himself up off the canvas
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7 a heavy, closely woven fabric (used for clothing or chairs or sails or tents)
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8 Close inspection; careful review for verification; as, a canvass of votes.
source: webster1913
verb
9 get the opinions (of people) by asking specific questions
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10 solicit votes from potential voters in an electoral campaign
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11 consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning
Example:
• analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare
• analyze the evidence in a criminal trial
• analyze your real motives
source: wordnet30
12 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.
source: webster1913
13 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.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
sail, canvasser, headcounter, poll taker, cloth, fabric, material, textile, gym mat, oil painting, piece of cloth, enquiry, background, survey, beg, tarp, tarpaulin, big top, circus tent, round top,

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