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vot·ing booth

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. voting boothnoun

    a booth in which a person can cast a private vote


  1. voting boothnoun

    A small enclosed compartment where a voter may register his vote in private; it may house some voting machine, or just have a pencil for marking a voting slip


  1. voting booth

    A voting booth is a private enclosed space or compartment, usually temporarily set up in a polling station, where individuals cast their votes during an election. It is designed to ensure privacy and secrecy, preventing others from seeing for whom the voter is voting. It may contain a voting machine or a simple paper ballot to record the voter's choice.


  1. Voting booth

    A voting booth or polling booth is a room or cabin in a polling station where voters are able to cast their vote in private to protect the secrecy of the ballot. Commonly the entrance to the voting booth is a retractable curtain. Usually access to the voting booth is restricted to a single person, with exceptions for voters requiring assistance. Commonly voting machines use either a voting booth or some other form of privacy cover to obscure the voting screen from the view of others.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of voting booth in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of voting booth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of voting booth in a Sentence

  1. Jerry Falwell:

    You know, I think he made the right decision. He explained that when he went into the voting booth, he wasn't trying to elect a Sunday school teacher, or pastor, or even somebody who shared his theological beliefs.

  2. Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf:

    This is the biggest change to our elections in generations and will strengthen our democracy by removing barriers to the voting booth and encouraging more people to vote.

  3. Biden Justice Department:

    Before SB 1, the State of Texas already imposed some of the strictest limitations in the nation on the right of certain citizens to voting assistance. SB 1 further, and impermissibly, restricts the core right to meaningful assistance in the voting booth.

  4. Prince Ali:

    The only positive aspect of today’s ruling is it that the election will now go forward as planned, and the media will be closely watching for any evidence that anyone is photographing their ballot, it is now imperative that voters abide by the ban on mobile phones and cameras in the voting booth. I look forward to Friday’s vote and remain as committed as ever to the goal of reforming FIFA.

  5. Jasmine Crockett:

    Honestly, If my colleagues would agree to make elections more accessible in any way, I think we’d all be on board, online voter registration is available in 36 states. Texas isn’t one. They wouldn’t even give a hearing on the issue. Clearly the concerns of fraud exist at the voting booth, not the registration, yet we can’t have it.

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