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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Over 100 MNAs have so far cast their votes for 02 seats of Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT).
Similarly, both leaders of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan Dr Faroor Sattar and Dr Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui did not cast their votes for two Senate seats from Islamabad, as both of them were at the Sindh Assembly, Karachi.
So far, 30 MPAs have cast their votes in the Sindh Assembly to elect 12 senators from Sindh.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Feb 18 (ANI): As polling began for Tripura Assembly election, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday appealed all, and particularly young voters, to cast their votes.
by PTI Members wait to cast their votes for Presidential poll at Parliament in New Delhi on Monday.
2 million registered geographical constituency electors cast their votes in the Legislative Council General Election from 7.
One after another, delegates from each state cast their votes for the nominee and the runner-up, Senator Bernie Sanders.
Escudero and his wife, actress Heart Evangelista, cast their votes at 6:10 a.
40 per cent women cast their votes during the day, only 54.
In the Wilayat of A'Rustaq, 17,000 male and female voters headed to the election centre to cast their votes and select their representative for the Majlis A'Shura membership.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- More than 1 million Turkish expats living abroad have cast their votes in the June 7 parliamentary election so far.
THOUSANDS of voters across South Wales and the UK cast their votes yesterday.
BY JAMES WARD IRELAND'S island communities cast their votes yesterday after a flying visit to drop off their ballots.
This decision will enable a large number of Egyptian expatriates to cast their votes in such a conclusive election in the history of Egypt.
Egyptian expatriates cast their votes at their consulate in Jeddah on Thursday.