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1. vote

verb. ['ˈvoʊt'] express one's preference for a candidate or for a measure or resolution; cast a vote.

Synonyms

  • pick out
  • turn thumbs down
  • ballot
  • outvote
  • vote down
  • write in
  • select
  • take
  • choose

Antonyms

  • ionate
  • calcify
  • iodinate
  • string

Etymology

  • votum (Latin)
  • voveo (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Vote

  • 'single-quote
  • 'end-inner-quote
  • "end-of-quote
  • "double-quote
  • banxquote
  • "close-quote
  • underwrote
  • terre-haute
  • misquote
  • 'inner-quote
  • 'end-quote
  • "end-quote
  • unquote
  • "unquote
  • promote
  • overwrote
  • vannote
  • uncoat
  • sproat
  • rewrote
  • remote
  • hinote
  • ducote
  • denote
  • demote
  • connote
  • chipote
  • capote
  • bacote
  • afloat

Example sentences of the word vote


1. Verb, base form
That a fact, says the other, "I always ask them to vote for you too .

2. Noun, singular or mass
I always give the waitresses a big tip and ask them for their vote."

3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
* They vote in the interests of their community.

Quotes containing the word vote


1. Fifty percent of people won't vote, and fifty percent don't read newspapers. I hope it's the same fifty percent.
- Gore Vidal

2. When I see my own people going through the tough times, it's a wake-up call. I hope my influence can impact someone else's decision to get out here and vote.
- Bow Wow

3. Our only hope is to control the vote.
- Medgar Evers

2. vote

noun. ['ˈvoʊt'] 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
  • multiple voting
  • split ticket
  • ballot
  • pick
  • selection
  • block vote
  • straight ticket

Antonyms

  • straight ticket
  • powerlessness
  • inferior
  • tasteless

Etymology

  • votum (Latin)
  • voveo (Latin)

3. vote

verb. ['ˈvoʊt'] express one's choice or preference by vote.

Synonyms

  • express
  • state

Antonyms

  • dishonor
  • refuse
  • disclaim

Etymology

  • votum (Latin)
  • voveo (Latin)

4. vote

noun. ['ˈvoʊt'] the opinion of a group as determined by voting.

Synonyms

  • plebiscite
  • referendum
  • election

Antonyms

  • legalize
  • permit
  • decriminalize
  • allow

Etymology

  • votum (Latin)
  • voveo (Latin)

5. vote

noun. ['ˈvoʊt'] a legal right guaranteed by the 15th amendment to the US Constitution; guaranteed to women by the 19th amendment.

Synonyms

  • suffrage
  • franchise
  • universal suffrage
  • right to vote

Antonyms

  • call option
  • spread
  • praise
  • push

Etymology

  • votum (Latin)
  • voveo (Latin)

6. vote

verb. ['ˈvoʊt'] express a choice or opinion.

Synonyms

  • state

Antonyms

  • give
  • go

Etymology

  • votum (Latin)
  • voveo (Latin)

7. vote

noun. ['ˈvoʊt'] a body of voters who have the same interests.

Synonyms

  • body

Antonyms

  • charge
  • lodge

Etymology

  • votum (Latin)
  • voveo (Latin)

8. vote

noun. ['ˈvoʊt'] the total number of voters who participated.

Synonyms

  • voter turnout

Antonyms

  • dock
  • burden

Etymology

  • votum (Latin)
  • voveo (Latin)
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