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Definition of push poll noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

push poll

 noun
noun
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; NAmE
 
(politics)
 
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a way of trying to influence the way people vote by giving them information, often something bad about an opposing candidate, while seeming to be asking their opinion The calls were a push poll against the rival candidate.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: push poll