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Definition of ballot verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they ballot
    he / she / it ballots
    past simple balloted
    -ing form balloting
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  1. 1[transitive] ballot somebody (on something) to ask someone to vote in writing and secretly about something synonym poll The union balloted its members on the proposed changes.
  2. 2[intransitive] to vote secretly about something The workers balloted for a strike.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: ballot