Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

electoral vote

See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
noun
  1. the vote cast in the electoral college of the U.S. by the representatives of each state in a presidential election.

Origin of electoral vote

An Americanism dating back to 1815–25
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for electoral vote

Contemporary Examples