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Engelsk navneord: campaign

1. campaign (om begivenhed) a race between candidates for elective office


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI managed his campaign for governor.
He is raising money for a Senate run.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)political campaign, run


Mindre specifikke termerrace


Mere specifikke termercampaign for governor, governor's race, senate campaign, senate race

2. campaign (om handling) a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe supported populist campaigns.
They worked in the cause of world peace.
The team was ready for a drive toward the pennant.
The movement to end slavery.
Contributed to the war effort.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cause, crusade, drive, effort, movement


Mindre specifikke termerventure


Mere specifikke termerad blitz, ad campaign, advertising campaign, anti-war movement, campaigning, candidacy, candidature, charm campaign, consumerism, electioneering, feminism, feminist movement, fund-raising campaign, fund-raising drive, fund-raising effort, gay lib, gay liberation movement, lost cause, political campaign, reform, war, women's lib, women's liberation movement, youth crusade, youth movement

3. campaign (om handling) several related operations aimed at achieving a particular goal (usually within geographical and temporal constraints)


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)military campaign


Mindre specifikke termermilitary operation, operation


Mere specifikke termerexpedition, hostile expedition, military expedition


Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termerDardanelles, Dardanelles campaign, Okinawa, Okinawa campaign, Petersburg, Petersburg Campaign, Wilderness Campaign


Overordnet emneområdearmed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine

4. campaign (om handling) an overland journey by hunters (especially in Africa)


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)hunting expedition, safari


Mindre specifikke termerexpedition


Overordnet (geografisk) regionAfrica


Engelsk udsagnsord: campaign

1. campaign (om konkurrence) run, stand, or compete for an office or a position


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWho's running for treasurer this year?.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)run


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Mindre specifikke termerrace, run


Mere specifikke termercross-file, register, rerun, stump, whistlestop

2. campaign (om adfærd) exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person; be an advocate for


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe liberal party pushed for reforms.
She is crusading for women's rights.
The Dean is pushing for his favorite candidate.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)agitate, crusade, fight, press, push


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termeradvertise, advertize, promote, push


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningadvertise, advertize, promote, push

3. campaign (om konkurrence) go on a campaign; go off to war


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)take the field


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Mere specifikke termercrusade


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