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1. poll

noun. ['ˈpoʊl'] an inquiry into public opinion conducted by interviewing a random sample of people.

Synonyms

  • exit poll
  • research
  • inquiry
  • enquiry
  • public opinion poll
  • opinion poll
  • straw vote
  • canvass

Antonyms

  • informal
  • detach
  • unclip
  • foot

Etymology

  • pol (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Poll

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  • pajole
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Example sentences of the word poll


1. Noun, singular or mass
The larger the number, the more room there is for the poll to have error.

2. poll

verb. ['ˈpoʊl'] get the opinions (of people) by asking specific questions.

Synonyms

  • circularize
  • survey
  • canvas
  • canvass

Antonyms

  • differ
  • disagree
  • fall back
  • unearned run

Etymology

  • pol (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. poll

noun. ['ˈpoʊl'] the part of the head between the ears.

Synonyms

  • cow
  • Equus caballus
  • upper side
  • moo-cow
  • top side
  • top
  • upside

Antonyms

  • fancy
  • starve
  • underdress
  • undress

Etymology

  • pol (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. poll

noun. ['ˈpoʊl'] the top of the head.

Synonyms

  • upper side
  • top side
  • crown
  • tonsure
  • top
  • upside
  • pate

Antonyms

  • stay
  • dress up
  • dress down
  • uglify

Etymology

  • pol (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. poll

verb. ['ˈpoʊl'] get the votes of.

Synonyms

  • acquire

Antonyms

  • mistrust
  • distrust

Etymology

  • pol (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. poll

verb. ['ˈpoʊl'] vote in an election at a polling station.

Antonyms

  • noblewoman

Etymology

  • pol (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. poll

noun. ['ˈpoʊl'] a tame parrot.

Synonyms

  • poll parrot

Antonyms

  • unbalance
  • fat

Etymology

  • pol (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. poll

noun. ['ˈpoʊl'] the counting of votes (as in an election).

Synonyms

  • count
  • reckoning
  • counting
  • numeration
  • enumeration

Antonyms

  • thicken
  • inflate
  • deflate
  • increase

Etymology

  • pol (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. poll

verb. ['ˈpoʊl'] convert into a pollard.

Synonyms

  • crop
  • lop
  • snip
  • pollard
  • dress
  • cut back
  • prune
  • clip

Antonyms

  • side
  • bottom
  • low
  • divest

Etymology

  • pol (Middle English (1100-1500))
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