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Definition of vote (noun)
- a choice that is made by counting the number of people in favor of each alternative
- the opinion of a group as determined by voting
- "they put the question to a vote"
- a legal right guaranteed by the 15th amendment to the US Constitution; guaranteed to women by the 19th amendment
- "American women got the vote in 1920"
- synonyms: right to vote, suffrage
- a body of voters who have the same interests
- "he failed to get the Black vote"
- the total number of voters who participated
- "they are expecting a large vote"
- synonyms: voter turnout
Definition of vote (verb)
- express one's preference for a candidate or for a measure or resolution; cast a vote
- "He voted for the motion"; "None of the Democrats voted last night"
- express one's choice or preference by vote
- "vote the Democratic ticket"
- express a choice or opinion
- "I vote that we all go home"; "She voted for going to the Chinese restaurant"
- be guided by in voting
- "vote one's conscience"
- bring into existence or make available by vote
- "They voted aid for the underdeveloped countries in Asia"
Source: Princeton University Wordnet