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English definition of “vote”

vote

verb [I or T]
 
 
/vəʊt/ GOVERNMENT, MEETINGS
to express your choice or opinion, especially by writing a mark on an official paper or by raising your hand: Are you eligible to vote? She was voted Britain's best boss.vote for/against sb/sth They voted for a strike.vote in favour of sth A slim majority of shareholders voted in favor of the changes.vote on sth Union members will vote on the agreement next week.vote to do sth The monetary policy committee voted to keep rates at 3.75%.vote sb in/out He was voted in as president.
(Definition of vote verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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