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vote

 
Noun vote has 5 senses
  1. vote, ballot, voting, balloting - a choice that is made by voting; "there were only 17 votes in favor of the motion"
    --1 is a kind of choice, selection, option, pick
    --1 has particulars:
     block vote; secret ballot; split ticket; straight ticket; multiple voting; casting vote; veto; write-in
    Derived forms: verb vote2, verb vote1
  2. vote - the opinion of a group as determined by voting; "they put the question to a vote"
    --2 is a kind of
    group action
    --2 has particulars: plebiscite; referendum; election
    Derived forms: verb vote2, verb vote1
  3. right to vote, vote, suffrage - 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"
    --3 is a kind of franchise, enfranchisement
    Derived form: verb vote1
  4. vote - a body of voters who have the same interests; "he failed to get the Black vote"
    --4 is a kind of
    body
    --4 is a member of electorate
    Derived forms: verb vote2, verb vote1
  5. vote, voter turnout - the total number of votes cast; "they are hoping for a large vote"
    --5 is a kind of numerical quantity
    Derived forms: verb vote2, verb vote1
Verb vote has 5 senses
  1. vote - 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"
    --1 is one way to
    choose, take, select, pick out
    Derived forms: noun vote5, noun vote4, noun vote3, noun vote2, noun vote1, noun voter1, noun voting1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s PP
  2. vote - express one's choice or preference by vote; "vote the Democratic ticket"
    --2 is one way to
    express, state
    Derived forms: noun vote5, noun vote4, noun vote2, noun vote1, noun voter1, noun voting1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  3. vote - express a choice or opinion; "I vote that we all go home"; "She voted for going to the Chinese restaurant"
    --3 is one way to
    express, state
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s PP
    Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
  4. vote - be guided by in voting; "vote one's conscience"
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  5. vote - bring into existence or make available by vote; "They voted aid for the underdeveloped countries in Asia"
    --5 is one way to
    vote
    Derived form: noun voter1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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