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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Contemporary Examples of vote-getter
It is an incredible fact that John Boehner thinks calling yourself a "Young Gun" is a vote-getter.The GOP's Oompa-Loompa
September 2, 2010