express one's choice officially
agree or state as the general opinion
the showing of one's opinion for or against sb/sth at a meeting
the piece of paper on which a choice is expressed
a decision made by voting; the whole number of such choices
right to vote, especially in political elections
"there were only 17 votes in favor of the motion"
"they allowed just one vote per person"
"they put the question to a vote"
"American women got the vote in 1920"
"he failed to get the Black vote"
"they are expecting a large vote"
"He voted for the motion"
"None of the Democrats voted last night"
"vote the Democratic ticket"
"I vote that we all go home"
"She voted for going to the Chinese restaurant"
"vote one's conscience"
"They voted aid for the underdeveloped countries in Asia"
Birney polled just enough votes to defeat Clay.
出自： Goldwin Smith
You get my vote the next time you run for poundmaster.
The motion was carried by seven votes to four.
出自： C. P. Snow
Each pupil and each staff member having one vote.
出自： A. S. Neill
He voted radical and she was a vehement tory.
出自： C. P. Snow
Some fifty Liberals voted against the bill.
出自： A. J. P. Taylor
The pro-abortion lobby was looking hopefully..at that 50 per cent of the adult population which does not vote.
At the June election, many Moslems voted for Dr Ahmet Sadik.
Eight delegates voted against the motion.
I, for one, shall vote against the proposal.
I shall vote against the restoration of capital punishment.
The politician was deeply hurt when many of his former supporters voted against him, and he lost his place in Parliament.
The House voted the proposal down by an overwhelming majority.
This particular group was voted down.
His proposals were invariably voted down.
The suggestion was voted down by a large majority.
He moved to adjourn, but was voted down by the opposition group.
The measure was voted down, six to one.
He voted for the Democratic candidate.
I shall vote for Heath because I think he's the better man.
Miss Stevens voted for an increase in tuition.
Twelve men voted for the motion and three against it.12
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I vote for stopping.
I vote for going out for a walk.
He was voted in by a handsome majority.
Labour was voted in for second term of office.
There was no alternative for them to vote in favour.
How many members voted on the housing question?
They are voting on a motion to adjourn the meeting.
As we can't all agree on this matter, let's vote on it.
They voted upon whether they should send a fact-finding mission there.
They voted out the measure.
Both of them were voted out.
Everyone expected the councilman to be voted out at the next election.
The government is afraid it will be voted out of office at the next election.
The Bill was voted through by both Houses with little delay.
Thousands have voted with their feet.