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Definition 1: a large entrance or reception room or area - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for lobby in the sense of this definition

(lobby is a kind of ...) an area within a building enclosed by walls and floor and ceiling

"the rooms were very small but they had a nice view"

(... is a kind of lobby ) a vestibule leading to the nave of a church

(... is part of lobby) a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place

"there was a three-story building on the corner" "it was an imposing edifice"

Definition 2: an interest group that tries to influence legislators or bureaucrats to act in their favor, typically through lobbying - [noun denoting group]

Synonyms for lobby in the sense of this definition

(lobby is a kind of ...) (usually plural) a social group whose members control some field of activity and who have common aims

"the iron interests stepped up production"

(lobby is a kind of ...) a unit with political responsibilities

(... is a kind of lobby ) a powerful lobby that advocates the right to own and bear arms and rejects any gun regulation by the government

Definition 3: the people who support some common cause or business or principle or sectional interest - [noun denoting group]

(lobby is a kind of ...) (plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively

"old people" "there were at least 200 people in the audience"

Synonyms for lobby in the sense of this definition

(lobby is a kind of ...) make a solicitation or entreaty for something; request urgently or persistently

"Henry IV solicited the Pope for a divorce" "My neighbor keeps soliciting money for different charities"

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