Definitions of "lobby"
  1. A gathering of individuals representing a specific interest group to sway opinions or decisions
  2. The action of performing acts with the aim of influencing decisions of public officials, primarily those in a legislative assembly, regarding laws
  3. The act of trying to alter the decisions or actions of a public official to favor a particular outcome
How to use "lobby" in a sentence
  1. The environmental group decided to lobby Congress to pass more stringent pollution laws.
  2. Parents in the community started to lobby against the construction of the hazardous waste plant.
  3. The nonprofit organization lobbied the city council to allocate more funds to homeless shelters.

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