Antonyms
Etymology

1. secret

adjective. ['ˈsiːkrət, ˈsiːkrɪt'] not open or public; kept private or not revealed.

Antonyms

  • impersonal

Etymology

  • secrette (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • secret (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Secret Ballot

  • vallot
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  • pallet
  • palette
  • palate

Example sentences of the word secret-ballot


1. Noun Phrase
The Constitution also authorized a secret ballot, which was used in Ancient Rome.

2. Noun Phrase
At least two-thirds of employees must approve such a change in a vote that takes place by secret ballot.

3. Noun Phrase
Assign each entry a number and allow for voting by secret ballot.

4. Noun Phrase
The NLRB conducts secret ballot elections where employees vote to accept or reject union representation.

2. secret

noun. ['ˈsiːkrət, ˈsiːkrɪt'] something that should remain hidden from others (especially information that is not to be passed on).

Synonyms

  • trade secret
  • info
  • information
  • confidence

Antonyms

  • open
  • undisguised
  • unrestricted
  • state-supported

Etymology

  • secrette (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • secret (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. ballot

noun. ['ˈbælət'] a document listing the alternatives that is used in voting.

Synonyms

  • absentee ballot
  • papers
  • document

Antonyms

  • allow
  • powerlessness
  • inferior
  • tasteless

Etymology

  • ballotta (Italian)

4. secret

adjective. ['ˈsiːkrət, ˈsiːkrɪt'] conducted with or marked by hidden aims or methods.

Synonyms

  • undercover
  • underground
  • hole-and-corner
  • cloak-and-dagger
  • hugger-mugger
  • hush-hush
  • covert
  • surreptitious

Antonyms

  • visible
  • explicit
  • unprotected
  • stay

Etymology

  • secrette (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • secret (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. secret

adjective. ['ˈsiːkrət, ˈsiːkrɪt'] not openly made known.

Synonyms

  • unavowed

Antonyms

  • confine
  • categoreme

Etymology

  • secrette (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • secret (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. ballot

noun. ['ˈbælət'] a choice that is made by counting the number of people in favor of each alternative.

Synonyms

  • secret ballot
  • veto
  • choice
  • write-in
  • option
  • balloting
  • casting vote
  • vote
  • multiple voting
  • split ticket
  • pick
  • selection
  • block vote
  • straight ticket

Antonyms

  • straight ticket
  • decriminalise
  • legalize
  • permit

Etymology

  • ballotta (Italian)

7. secret

adjective. ['ˈsiːkrət, ˈsiːkrɪt'] not expressed.

Synonyms

  • private

Antonyms

  • significant
  • tidy

Etymology

  • secrette (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • secret (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. secret

adjective. ['ˈsiːkrət, ˈsiːkrɪt'] communicated covertly.

Antonyms

  • certain

Etymology

  • secrette (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • secret (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. ballot

verb. ['ˈbælət'] vote by ballot.

Antonyms

  • call option

Etymology

  • ballotta (Italian)

10. secret

adjective. ['ˈsiːkrət, ˈsiːkrɪt'] (of information) given in confidence or in secret.

Synonyms

  • confidential

Antonyms

  • uncertain
  • sure

Etymology

  • secrette (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • secret (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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