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verb [intransitive] campaign pronunciation in British English /kæmˈpeɪn/
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present tense
present participlecampaigning
past tensecampaigned
past participlecampaigned
  1. 1
    to try to achieve political or social change by persuading other people or the government to do something
    campaign for/against:

    She has been campaigning for stronger anti-pollution laws.

    campaign to do something:

    They actively campaigned to save their local cinema.



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