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floating vote

those voters collectively who are not permanently attached to any political party.
Origin of floating vote
First recorded in 1840-50
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floating voter, noun Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • This was the great opportunity of Ames and his floating vote.

    The Boss and the Machine Samuel P. Orth
  • They merely show the efforts that are being made to capture the floating vote which will finally decide in any election.

    The Affable Stranger Peter McArthur

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