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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According to the data revealed by the Commission, so far 75.1% of voters cast their votes in Akmola region, 79.7% - in Aktobe region, 78.9% - in Almaty region, 64.9% - in Atyrau region, 69.8% - in East Kazakhstan region, 71.8% - in Zhambyl region, 59.8% - in West Kazakhstan region, 63.1% - Karaganda region, 64.5% - Kyzylorda region, 69.7% - Kostanay region, 60.3% - Mangistau, 67.9% - in Pavlodar region, 68.3% - in North Kazakhstan region, 70% - in Turkestan region, 49.6% - in Nur-Sultan city, 45.7% - in Almaty city, and 55.6% - in Shymkent city.
Villahermosa said Pagas was back riding in the motorcycle driven by her husband, name not released, on their way to Sixto Babao Elementary School to cast their votes around 8 a.m.
President and Vice President of the country were standing in queues to cast their votes. But Diggi Raja didn't feel the need to cast his vote," he said while addressing an election rally here on Monday.
Senators Manny Pacquiao cast their votes in Sarangani.
People queue up to cast their votes at a polling station in New Delhi on May 12, 2019, in the sixth phase of India's general election.
As per details, as many as 534,003 registered voters including 314,644 male and 219,359 female voters will cast their votes in three constituencies of Bajaur district from PK-100 to PK- 102.
Close to 1,000 soldiers and police officers in Eastern Visayas have cast their votes ahead of the May 13 elections by availing themselves of the local absentee voting.
Image Credit: PTI Shah Rukh Khan and wife Gauri Khan at a polling station to cast their votes in Mumbai.
However, Mrs Tinubu was quick to tell the crowd that she was not into vote-buying, while she urged them to go to their polling booths and cast their votes.
The voters can cast their votes from 8 am to 5 pm as per the Pakistan Standard Time.
Overseas Pakistanis cast their votes through i-voting ISLAMABAD:The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has made Result Transmission System (RTS) and Result Management System (RMS) functional for prompt transmission of results from the polling stations to the district and central results system.
Halimey and his family, except wife who will be voting at Dewan Taman Datuk Hormat here, successfully cast their votes some 20 minutes later.
PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif and PPP leaders Asif Ali Zardari and Bilawal Bhutto Zardari were among lawmakers who cast their votes.
The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) Assembly Hall had been declared as a polling station for the presidential elections where elected lawmakers of the province could cast their votes.
The provincial lawmakers will be able to cast their votes from 10am to 4pm.