Definitions for vote of confidence

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vote of confidence(noun)

    an expression of approval and encouragement

    "they gave the chairman a vote of confidence"


  1. vote of confidence(Noun)

    A motion proposed in a parliament or other assembly to give members the chance to express their confidence in a government; sometimes proposed by a government to counter a vote of no confidence proposed by the opposition; defeat would lead to the resignation of the government.

  2. vote of confidence(Noun)

    Any indication of confidence in another.

Translations for vote of confidence

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

vote of confidence

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

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