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Definition of campaign verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    campaign

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//kæmˈpeɪn//
     
    [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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  3.  
    noun [uncountable]
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: campaign