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- n. A person remunerated to persuade (to lobby) politicians to vote in a certain way or otherwise use their office to effect a desired result.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A member of the lobby; a person who solicits members of a legislature for the purpose of influencing legislation.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who frequents the lobby or the precincts of a legislature or other deliberative assembly, with the view of influencing the votes of members.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. someone who is employed to persuade legislators to vote for legislation that favors the lobbyist's employer
From lobby + -ist (Wiktionary)