push polling

noun

the use of loaded questions in a supposedly objective telephone opinion poll during a political campaign in order to bias voters against an opposing candidate

Nearby words

  1. push on,
  2. push one's luck,
  3. push paper,
  4. push plate,
  5. push poll,
  6. push shot,
  7. push someone's buttons,
  8. push the envelope,
  9. push the panic button,
  10. push through

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