Nouns (14)

hunting expedition, safari, campaign
n. an overland journey by hunters (especially in Africa)
effort, movement, drive, crusade, cause, campaign
n. a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end; "he 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"
military campaign, campaign
n. several related operations aimed at achieving a particular goal (usually within geographical and temporal constraints)
political campaign, run, campaign
n. a race between candidates for elective office; "I managed his campaign for governor"; "he is raising money for a Senate run"

Verbs (10)

agitate, push, campaign, press, fight, crusade
v. 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; "The liberal party pushed for reforms"; "She is crusading for women's rights"; "The Dean is pushing for his favorite candidate"
take the field, campaign
v. go on a campaign; go off to war
run, campaign
v. run, stand, or compete for an office or a position; "Who's running for treasurer this year?"

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Fuzzynyms (49)

journeying, journey
n. the act of traveling from one place to another
journeying, journey
n. the act of traveling from one place to another
expedition
n. a journey organized for a particular purpose
trek
n. a journey by ox wagon (especially an organized migration by a group of settlers)
pilgrim's journey, pilgrimage
n. a journey to a sacred place
junket
n. a trip taken by an official at public expense
demonstration, presentment, presentation
n. a show or display; the act of presenting something to sight or view; "the presentation of new data"; "he gave the customer a demonstration"
marching music, march
n. genre of music written for marching; "Sousa wrote the best marches"
elbow grease, sweat, travail, exertion, effort
n. use of physical or mental energy; hard work; "he got an A for effort"; "they managed only with great exertion"
endeavour, endeavor, enterprise
n. a purposeful or industrious undertaking (especially one that requires effort or boldness); "he had doubts about the whole enterprise"
try, endeavour, endeavor, effort, attempt
n. earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something; "made an effort to cover all the reading material"; "wished him luck in his endeavor"; "she gave it a good try"
seeking, quest
n. the act of searching for something; "a quest for diamonds"
engagement, fight, conflict, battle
n. a hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war; "Grant won a decisive victory in the battle of Chickamauga"; "he lost his romantic ideas about war when he got into a real engagement"
war
n. a concerted campaign to end something that is injurious; "the war on poverty"; "the war against crime"
hunt
n. an instance of searching for something; "the hunt for submarines"
strategy
n. the branch of military science dealing with military command and the planning and conduct of a war
approve
v. judge to be right or commendable; think well of
repugn, contend, contest
v. to make the subject of dispute, contention, or litigation; "They contested the outcome of the race"
advocate, urge, recommend
v. push for something; "The travel agent recommended strongly that we not travel on Thanksgiving Day"
condone, excuse
v. excuse, overlook, or make allowances for; be lenient with; "excuse someone's behavior"; "She condoned her husband's occasional infidelities"
buttonhole, lobby
v. detain in conversation by or as if by holding on to the outer garments of; as for political or economic favors
buttonhole, lobby
v. detain in conversation by or as if by holding on to the outer garments of; as for political or economic favors

Synonyms (7)

push for, press for
v. "The liberal party pushed for reforms"

Antonyms (2)

criticise, criticize
v. act as a critic; "Those who criticize others often are not perfect, either"

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