Definition of Votes. Meaning of Votes. Synonyms of Votes

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Definition of Votes

Vote
Vote Vote, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Voted; p. pr. & vb. n. Voting.] [Cf. F. voter.] To express or signify the mind, will, or preference, either viva voce, or by ballot, or by other authorized means, as in electing persons to office, in passing laws, regulations, etc., or in deciding on any proposition in which one has an interest with others. The vote for a duelist is to assist in the prostration of justice, and, indirectly, to encourage the crime. --L. Beecher. To vote on large principles, to vote honestly, requires a great amount of information. --F. W. Robertson.
Vote
Vote Vote, n. [L. votum a vow, wish, will, fr. vovere, votum, to vow: cf. F. vote. See Vow.] 1. An ardent wish or desire; a vow; a prayer. [Obs.] --Massinger. 2. A wish, choice, or opinion, of a person or a body of persons, expressed in some received and authorized way; the expression of a wish, desire, will, preference, or choice, in regard to any measure proposed, in which the person voting has an interest in common with others, either in electing a person to office, or in passing laws, rules, regulations, etc.; suffrage. 3. That by means of which will or preference is expressed in elections, or in deciding propositions; voice; a ballot; a ticket; as, a written vote. The freeman casting with unpurchased hand The vote that shakes the turrets of the land. --Holmes. 4. Expression of judgment or will by a majority; legal decision by some expression of the minds of a number; as, the vote was unanimous; a vote of confidence. 5. Votes, collectively; as, the Tory vote; the labor vote. Casting vote, Cumulative vote, etc. See under Casting, Cumulative, etc.
Vote
Vote Vote, v. t. 1. To choose by suffrage; to elec?; as, to vote a candidate into office. 2. To enact, establish, grant, determine, etc., by a formal vote; as, the legislature voted the resolution. Parliament voted them one hundred thousand pounds. --Swift. 3. To declare by general opinion or common consent, as if by a vote; as, he was voted a bore. [Colloq.] 4. To condemn; to devote; to doom. [Obs.] --Glanvill.

Meaning of Votes from wikipedia

- have been identified as Votes. The Kylfings, a people active in Northern Europe during the Viking Age, may have also been Votes. The earliest literary...
- 0 votes if enough negative votes are cast against their opponents. Under this implementation, negative voting is no different from a positive voting system...
- the votes by post. When the counting of votes commences, these postal votes are counted first before the counting of votes from the electronic voting machines...
- candidates with most votes win Preferential block voting, a system with features of preferential voting and plurality block voting Voting bloc, group of voters...
- above votes Votes for a fringe candidate or party, or a less preferred candidate or party Organized protest votes Declined ballots Protest voting tends...
- America Votes is a 501(c)4 organization that aims "to coordinate and promote progressive issues." America Votes leads national and state-based coalitions...
- electoral votes for president. Each state delegation votes en bloc — each delegation having a single vote; the District of Columbia does not get to vote. A candidate...
- "All votes for anyone other than the second place are votes for the winner", because by voting for other candidates, they have denied those votes to the...
- vote, but by the election of 1828, 22 of the 24 states held a po****r vote. Minor candidates are excluded if they received fewer than 100,000 votes,...
- compulsory voting removes this dilemma. Supporters of compulsory voting also argue that the secret ballot is designed to prevent interference with the votes actually...
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