vote-getter

or vote·get·ter

[voht-get-er]
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noun

a candidate or issue whose personality, policies, etc., are considered certain to attract many votes.

Origin of vote-getter

An Americanism dating back to 1905–10
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Examples from the Web for vote-getter

Contemporary Examples of vote-getter

  • It is an incredible fact that John Boehner thinks calling yourself a "Young Gun" is a vote-getter.

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    The GOP's Oompa-Loompa

    John Batchelor

    September 2, 2010