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See definition of plebiscite on Dictionary.com
  • as inballot
  • as invote

synonyms for plebiscite

  • election
  • poll
  • polling
  • referendum
  • slate
  • tally
  • ticket
  • franchise
  • ballot
  • choice
  • majority
  • poll
  • referendum
  • tally
  • franchise
  • nay
  • suffrage
  • ticket
  • will
  • wish
  • yea
  • aye
  • secret ballot
  • show of hands
  • yes or no
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How to use plebiscite in a sentence

In 2017, Cuban human rights activist Rosa María Payá saw an error message for her website “Cuba Decide,” an initiative calling for a national plebiscite on free elections.
‘GIVE US A BREAK!’ CUBAN ACTIVISTS SAY U.S. SANCTIONS ARE BLOCKING THEM FROM ONLINE SERVICESVERA BERGENGRUENNOVEMBER 19, 2021TIME
"This plebiscite that was conducted by the New Progressive Party was a political trick to entice people to come out to the polls," Velázquez said.
AOC AND FELLOW PROGRESSIVES COUNTER PUSH FOR PUERTO RICO STATEHOOD, PROPOSE SELF-DETERMINATIONALEXI MCCAMMONDMARCH 5, 2021AXIOS
Its protest was, therefore, against that convention which destroys the plebiscite of Southern Italy.
RULE OF THE MONKGIUSEPPE GARIBALDI
On December 21, the result of the so-called popular plebiscite was announced.
A HISTORY OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY, YEAR BY YEAREDWIN EMERSON
Within three days a senatus consultum was ready recommending the desired change to another plebiscite.
A HISTORY OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY, YEAR BY YEAREDWIN EMERSON
The régime under which this plebiscite will be taken and given effect to is laid down in the annex hereto.
HARPER'S PICTORIAL LIBRARY OF THE WORLD WAR, VOLUME XIIVARIOUS
My friend was scornful, and I bribed him to mention the plebiscite to no one, but secretly I was elated and amazed.
THE LITTLE WHITE BIRDJ. M. BARRIE
At one time he thought of something in the nature of a plebiscite.
INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGEWALTER J. CLARK
Why then not try a Plebiscite, ‘yes’ or ‘no,’ upon certain written propositions, as in Zurich?
THE FALL OF PRINCE FLORESTAN OF MONACOCHARLES WENTWORTH DILKE
At last, at seven o'clock, he found an expedient, and promised to propose a plebiscite on the establishment of the Commune.
HISTORY OF THE COMMUNE OF 1871P. LISSAGARY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PLEBISCITE

  • election
  • franchise
  • plebiscite
  • poll
  • polling
  • referendum
  • slate
  • tally
  • ticket
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