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Words nearby logrolling
Definition for logrolling (2 of 2)
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of logroll
OTHER WORDS FROM logrolllog·roll·er, noun
British Dictionary definitions for logrolling (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for logrolling (2 of 2)
Derived forms of logrolllogroller, noun
Cultural definitions for logrolling
In politics, advance agreement by legislators to vote for one another's bills. Logrolling is most common when legislators are trying to secure votes for bills that will benefit their home districts. For example, a group of congressmen from the Middle West pushing for higher dairy prices and a group of southern congressmen supporting higher tobacco prices might make a logrolling agreement in order to get both bills passed.