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Noun: lobby  ló-bee
  1. A large entrance, reception room, or waiting area
    - anteroom, antechamber, entrance hall, hall, foyer, vestibule
     
  2. The people who support some common cause, business, principle or sectional interest
     
  3. A group of people who try actively to influence legislation
    - pressure group, third house
Verb: lobby  ló-bee
  1. Attempt to influence (a public official or decision-maker) in favour of a specific opinion or cause
    - buttonhole

Derived forms: lobbying, lobbies, lobbied

Type of: beg, people, political entity, political unit, room, solicit, tap

Part of: building, edifice

Encyclopedia: Lobby