- military operations for a specific objective.
- Obsolete. the military operations of an army in the field for one season.
verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of campaign
Examples from the Web for campaigning
“You try to always scratch where the itch is,” Huckabee said about his campaigning and rhetoric in the 2008 primary.
One day while Richards was campaigning, someone reported there was a bomb on her small plane.
Cianci spent the last several days campaigning in the Buddy-Mobile, an SUV plastered with posters of himself.Former Providence Mayor & Ex-Con Buddy Cianci's Redemption Tour Goes Bust|David Freedlander|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That is why Malloy is campaigning on a lonely stretch of barber shops and boxing gyms in New Haven a week before the election.Dan Malloy Is Progressives’ Dream Governor. So Why Isn’t He Winning?|David Freedlander|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Campaigning Monday, Kasich told the Associated Press that a full repeal of the hated law is “not gonna happen.”
In his few years of campaigning he had lost his instinct of diplomacy, without acquiring a soldier's bluntness.Clarence|Bret Harte
From his thigh to his throat he was loaded with arms and other implements of a campaigning life.Eothen|A. W. Kinglake
It may have been suitable as regarded Indian campaigning, but was undeniably slouchy and border-ruffianish.Campaigning with Crook and Stories of Army Life|Charles King
If he insists on campaigning I must go with him—but, oh, how I hate it!The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop|Hamlin Garland
It was to this condition that I had to adapt my campaigning plans.Frenzied Finance|Thomas W. Lawson