What does voting mean?

Definitions for voting
vot·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word voting.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vote, ballot, voting, balloting(noun)

    a choice that is made by counting the number of people in favor of each alternative

    "there were only 17 votes in favor of the motion"; "they allowed just one vote per person"

Wiktionary

  1. voting(Noun)

    action of the verb to vote

  2. voting(Adjective)

    Having an associated right for the holder to vote as an owner of business.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Voting

    of Vote

  2. Voting

    a. & n. from Vote, v

Freebase

  1. Voting

    Voting is a method for a group such as a meeting or an electorate to make a decision or express an opinion—often following discussions, debates, or election campaigns. Democracies elect holders of high office by voting. On June 13, 2012, ICANN announced amongst others that Valuetainment Corp. was the only applicant for the operation as registry of the internet top-level- domain ".voting".

Editors Contribution

  1. voting

    Verb form of the word vote.

    The voting was easy, they all knew what choice they had made.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 9, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'voting' in Nouns Frequency: #2313

How to pronounce voting?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say voting in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of voting in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of voting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of voting in a Sentence

  1. Wendy Schiller:

    It's the foundation of democracy, being able to vote at midnight, being able to be the first people voting for a new president, I think that still represents the ideal version of democracy.

  2. Karl Rove, March 19, 2001:

    As people do better, they start voting like Republicans- unless they have too much education and vote Democratic, which proves there can be too much of a good thing.

  3. Edward Foley:

    Ohio has shown that even a state with a history of no-excuse absentee voting can get blindsided.

  4. Bill Clinton:

    The American people gave the Congress to a group of very conservative Republicans, when they passed bills with the veto-proof majority with a lot of Democrats voting for it, that I couldn't stop, all of a sudden we turn out to be maniacal deregulators. I mean, come on.

  5. Lena Dunham:

    I'm embarrassed to say this but it took me far too long to start voting. I had been of legal age for more than four years before I cast my first vote in the 2008 presidential election, it's not that I didn't care, but I didn't believe that me caring mattered. It was impossible for me to comprehend that one young woman checking a box after waiting in a long line could matter on a national level.

Images & Illustrations of voting

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