Translation of "vote" - English-Spanish dictionary

vote

verb uk /vəʊt/ (present participle voting, past tense and past participle voted)

B1 to choose someone or something in an election or meeting by making a mark on an official piece of paper or by putting your hand up

votar
Who did you vote for?
Staff have voted to accept the pay offer.
The town council voted to reject new taxes.
noun uk /vəʊt/

B1 an act of choosing someone or something in an election or meeting by making a mark on an official piece of paper or by putting your hand up

voto, votación
He lost the election by 20 votes.

(Translation of “vote” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

vote

noun /vəut/

(the right to show) one’s wish or opinion, eg in a ballot or by raising a hand etc, especially at an election or in a debate

voto; derecho de voto
In Britain, the vote was given to women over twenty-one in 1928
Nowadays everyone over eighteen has a vote
A vote was taken to decide the matter.
voter noun

a person who votes or has the right to vote

votante, elector
How do voters choose one candidate over another?
vote of confidence noun

a vote taken to establish whether the government or other authority still has the majority’s support for its policies

voto de confianza
The Prime Minister faces a vote of confidence.
vote of thanks noun

an invitation, usually in the form of a short speech, to an audience etc to show gratitude to a speaker etc by applauding etc

discurso de agradecimiento
Mrs Jackson proposed a vote of thanks to the organizers of the concert.

(Translation of “vote” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)