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See definition of balloting on Dictionary.com
  • as inelection
  • as invoting

synonyms for balloting

  • appointment
  • ballot
  • decision
  • poll
  • primary
  • referendum
  • selection
  • alternative
  • choice
  • determination
  • franchise
  • judgment
  • option
  • polls
  • preference
  • ticket
  • vote-casting
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How to use balloting in a sentence

Balloting continued at the three polls of the three Union offices for two succeeding days.
MAKING BOTH ENDS MEETSUE AINSLIE CLARK AND EDITH WYATT
The sooner the public balloting is relegated to the same agency the better it will be for the dispatch of public business.
THE STRAND MAGAZINE, VOLUME V, ISSUE 28, APRIL 1893VARIOUS
However, on April 5, 1541, the balloting took place; those who were absent sending their votes by messenger.
THE JESUITS, 1534-1921THOMAS J. CAMPBELL
The balloting took place on November 15, and Mutio was chosen by thirty-nine out of seventy-five votes.
THE JESUITS, 1534-1921THOMAS J. CAMPBELL
On the third day it was certain that balloting would begin, and crowds hurried to the Wigwam in a fever of curiosity.
A SHORT LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLNJOHN G. NICOLAY
When other names had been duly presented, the cheering at length subsided, and the chairman announced that balloting would begin.
A SHORT LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLNJOHN G. NICOLAY
For if the numbers are chosen by balloting, they will be less liable to the influence of party.
REFLECTIONS ON THE RISE AND FALL OF THE ANCIENT REPUBLICKSEDWARD WORTLEY MONTAGU
On balloting for a Doorkeeper, the whole number of votes was 116, of which Thomas Claxton had 115.
ABRIDGEMENT OF THE DEBATES OF CONGRESS, FROM 1789 TO 1856 (4 OF 16 VOL.)VARIOUS
Each of us was allowed to send a brief heliogram, balloting for turn.
LADYSMITHH. W. NEVINSON
He was easily the second candidate in the race, as the balloting showed, and his availability was in many respects superb.
CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN HISTORY, 1877-1913CHARLES A. BEARD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BALLOTING

  • alternative
  • appointment
  • ballot
  • balloting
  • choice
  • decision
  • determination
  • franchise
  • judgment
  • option
  • poll
  • polls
  • preference
  • primary
  • referendum
  • selection
  • ticket
  • vote-casting
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.