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Definition of campaign verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    [intransitive, transitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they campaign
    he / she / it campaigns
    past simple campaigned
    -ing form campaigning
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  1. to take part in or lead a campaign, for example to achieve political change or in order to win an election The party campaigned vigorously in the Midwest. campaign for/against somebody/something We have campaigned against whaling for the last 15 years. campaign to do something They are campaigning to save the area from building development.
  2. campaigning
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    noun [uncountable]
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