cast (one's) vote

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cast (one's) vote

1. To vote in an election or other such contest in which votes are collected; to vote. 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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'Thank god everything went well after we cast our votes. I could barely sleep at all last night waiting for today,' she said when met here.
'It was difficult for us to reach here but we have to fulfill our duty to cast our votes,' elderly Ajmal Mian said.
All the registration slips were in perfect order and curtained booths were set up to allow us to cast our votes in perfect secrecy.
We must cast our votes for the right candidates or party which could live upto the expectations of the nation," Squash legend Jahangir Khan told on Friday evening.