Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “vote with your feet”

See all translations

vote with your feet

If you vote with your feet, you leave an organization or stop supporting, using, or buying something, and change to a new organization, service, or product: When the price of skiing doubled, tourists voted with their feet and just stopped going.
Translations of “vote with your feet”
in Chinese (Traditional) 退離(機構), 表示不支持, 不再使用(某產品)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 退离(机构), 表示不支持, 不再使用(某产品)…
(Definition of vote with your feet from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

ellipsis

a situation in which words are left out of a sentence but the sentence can still be understood

Word of the Day

Euphemisms (Words used to Avoid Offending People)

by Kate Woodford,
March 04, 2015
​​​ We recently looked at the language that we use to describe lies and lying. One area of lying that we considered was ‘being slightly dishonest, or not speaking the complete truth’. One reason for not speaking the complete truth is to avoid saying something that might upset or offend people. Words and

Read More 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Read More