franken |’fra ng kən|
1. To recount votes until you “find” enough to win.
See also “To Gregoire” (WA, 2004)
See also: “To Obama” (OH, 2008); “ACORN (all places, all times)
Sounds German. Er will franken – He wants to win by finding votes. Er ist gefrankt – He won by finding votes.
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