HyperDic: voting

English > 1 sense of the word voting:
NOUNactvoting, vote, ballot, ballotinga choice that is made by counting the number of people in favor of each alternative
voting > pronunciation
Soundsvow'tihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > voting: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningA choice that is made by counting the number of people in favor of each alternative.
Synonymsvote, ballot, balloting
Narrowerblock voteA vote proportional in magnitude to the number of people / people that a delegate represents
casting voteThe deciding vote cast by the presiding officer to resolve a tie
multiple votingThe act of voting in more than one place by the same person at the same election (illegal in U.S.)
secret ballotA vote in which each person's choice is secret but the totaled votes are public
split ticketA ballot cast by a voter who votes for candidates from more than one party
straight ticketA ballot cast by a voter who votes for all the candidates of one party
vetoA vote that blocks a decision
write-inA vote cast by writing in the name of a candidate who is not listed on the ballot
Broaderchoice, selection, option, pickThe act of choosing or selecting
Spanishboleta electoral, votacíon, votación, voto
Catalanvotació, vot
Verbsvoteexpress one's choice or preference by vote
voteexpress one's preference for a candidate or for a measure or resolution

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