casting votenoun [ S ]uk /ˌkɑː.stɪŋ ˈvəʊt/ us /ˌkæs.tɪŋ ˈvoʊt/
Examples from literature
- For until you have a Chairman elected, there is no Chairman to give a casting vote.
- He presides in the senate, in which he has only a casting vote.
- I never enjoyed any thing so much as our illumination when Mr. Clay gave his casting vote, and carried Congress.
- It chanced that Rose had the casting vote.
- So she herself was left with the casting vote, and chose to go on!