cast (one's) vote

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cast (one's) vote

1. To vote in an election. You seem happy about the results of the election. I guess I know which candidate you cast your vote for! I need to go to the polling place and cast my vote!
2. To share one's opinion on something (which could involve informal "voting"). If I get a say in the matter, I cast my vote in favor of a new microwave for the break room! Raise your hand to cast your vote for lower monthly dues!
See also: cast, vote

cast one's vote

to vote; to place one's ballot in the ballot box. The citizens cast their votes for president. The wait in line to cast one's vote was almost an hour.
See also: cast, vote
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The philosopher, the poet, or the religious man will of course wish to cast his vote with the democrat, for free-trade, for wide suffrage, for the abolition of legal cruelties in the penal code, and for facilitating in every manner the access of the young and the poor to the sources of wealth and power.
ISLAMABAD -- Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi cast his vote as polling is continuing here on Saturday at the Parliament House for electing 06 Senators to represent ICT and FATA.
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) MPA Malik Mohammad Iqbal Channar was the first one to cast his vote for the 12 Senate seats for Punjab.
Apparent renegade leader of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan, also arrived to cast his vote.
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) MPA Malik Muhammad Iqbal Channar was the first one to cast his vote for the 12 Senate seats for Punjab.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will also cast his vote later in the day.
BJP chief Amit Shah, who is an MLA from Gujarat, had also sought permission to cast his vote in Delhi.
Peter Lavina, spokesperson for Duterte and head of his media team, said Duterte will head to Daniel Aguinaldo High School in Matina District, Davao City to cast his vote between 2 p.
Patna Sahib MP and Bollywood veteran Shatrughan Sinha, who had stayed away from the BJP's campaign, cast his vote near his ancestral home in the Kadam Kuan locality of his home town.
Humaid Mohammad Obaid Al Qatami, Chairman of the Board of the Dubai Health Authority, visited the polling station in Dubai on Tuesday to cast his vote.
At noon, Nick Clegg was the final party leader to cast his vote - accompanied by his wife Miriam Gonzalez Durantez at Hall Park Centre in his Sheffield constituency And in Port Talbot, Labour candidate for Aberavon Stephen Kinnock was joined by his wife the Danish PM Helle Thorning-Schmidt as he cast his vote.
Eumer Acar, who was on vacation in Turkey, said he had planned his holiday for this time in order to cast his vote before returning to Germany.
Union Tourism Minister K Chiranjeevi on 30 April faced an embarrassing situation in Hyderabad when he jumped the queue and tried to cast his vote in haste.
Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai cast his vote at the Amani High School, saying today was an unforgettable day for the people of Afghanistan.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Chairman of Iran's Expediency Council Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani cast his vote in a ballet box in Northern Tehran on Friday.