cast votes

  • 1 cast a vote — To record or make a vote • • • Main Entry: ↑cast * * * cast a vote phrase to vote in an election Fewer than 20% of the votes cast were for conservative candidates. Thesaurus: to vote in an election or on a political issuehyponym …

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  • 2 cast a vote — cast a/your vote (also cast a/your ballot) ► to vote: »Building society members can today cast their votes on the biggest merger in building society history. Main Entry: ↑cast …

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  • 3 cast a/your vote — (also cast a/your ballot) ► to vote: »Building society members can today cast their votes on the biggest merger in building society history. Main Entry: ↑cast …

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  • 4 cast your vote — cast a/your vote (also cast a/your ballot) ► to vote: »Building society members can today cast their votes on the biggest merger in building society history. Main Entry: ↑cast …

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  • 5 cast — I (register) verb assert, ballot, commit oneself, deposit formally, effect, establish, exercise one s choice, exercise ones options, give a vote, go to the polls, hold up one s hand, make a choice, make a decision, make a selection, make an entry …

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  • 6 cast — [[t]kɑ͟ːst, kæ̱st[/t]] ♦♦ casts, casting (The form cast is used in the present tense and is the past tense and past participle.) 1) N COUNT COLL The cast of a play or film is all the people who act in it. The show is very amusing and the cast are …

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  • 7 cast — cast1 W3 [ka:st US kæst] v past tense and past participle cast ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1 cast light on/onto something 2 cast doubt(s) on something 3¦(light and shade)¦ 4 cast a shadow/cloud over something 5¦(look)¦ 6 cast an eye on/over something 7 cast a… …

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  • 8 cast — cast1 [ kæst ] (past tense and past participle cast) verb *** ▸ 1 choose actor for part ▸ 2 describe someone as a type ▸ 3 look at someone/something ▸ 4 give light/a shadow ▸ 5 throw ▸ 6 move fishing line/net ▸ 7 make something in a mold ▸ 8 tell …

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  • 9 cast — v. & n. v. (past and past part. cast) 1 tr. throw, esp. deliberately or forcefully. 2 tr. (often foll. by on, over) a direct or cause to fall (one s eyes, a glance, light, a shadow, a spell, etc.). b express (doubts, aspersions, etc.). 3 tr.… …

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  • 10 cast — 01. The entire [cast] came to our school to perform a couple of scenes from the play. 02. She had her leg in a [cast] for over 2 months after breaking it skiing. 03. Courtney Cox was originally [cast] as Rachel in the television show Friends, but …

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  • 11 votes — vəʊt n. voice; act of making an official choice, election; official choice; eligibility to vote; total number of votes; result of an election v. cast a ballot; officially choose one out of a number of options; voice a suggestion …

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  • 12 cast a vote — to vote in an election Fewer than 20% of the votes cast were for conservative candidates …

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  • 13 faggot votes — Votes cast by persons who were merely nominal owners of the amount of land necessary to qualify them as electors; sham or illegal votes …

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  • 14 scattering votes — Votes cast at an election for persons whose names do not appear on the printed ballot but which have been written in by the voters. State ex rel. Ragan v Junkin, 85 Neb 1, 122 NW 473 …

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  • 15 Counting Single Transferable Votes — The single transferable vote (STV) is a voting system based on proportional representation and preferential voting. Under STV, an elector s vote is initially allocated to his or her most preferred candidate. After candidates have been either… …

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  • 16 United States Vice Presidents' tie-breaking votes — The Vice President of the United States is the ex officio President of the United States Senate. He may have a casting vote in the Senate s decisions only to break a tie. [cite web|url=http://www.senate.gov/artandhistory/history/common/briefing/Co… …

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  • 17 Everybody Votes Channel — The Everybody Votes Channel is the Wii Menu channel that allows users to vote in simple opinion polls and compare and contrast opinions with those of friends, family and people across the globe.The Everybody Votes Channel was available on… …

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  • 18 Five Votes Down — Infobox Television episode Title = Five Votes Down Series = The West Wing Caption = Season = 1 Episode = 4 Airdate = October 131999 Production = 225903 Writer = Aaron Sorkin (teleplay) Lawrence O Donnell Jr. Patrick Caddell (story) Director =… …

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  • 19 advantage in votes cast — index plurality Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 20 Count the Votes — Directed by Hal Roach Produced by Hal Roach Written by H.M. Walker Starring Harold Lloyd …

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