verb (used without object), bal·lot·ed, bal·lot·ing.
verb (used with object), bal·lot·ed, bal·lot·ing.
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We have charts showing how long it took for presidential primary ballots to be counted in each state.Election live updates: Trump returns to Wisconsin; Biden to face live audience at town hall|Colby Itkowitz, Felicia Sonmez, John Wagner|September 17, 2020|Washington Post
This year, the Green Party has qualified for the ballot in more than two dozen states, including such battlegrounds as Ohio, Michigan, Florida, Iowa, North Carolina, Maine, Minnesota and Texas.
Additional staff, and in some cases machines, are necessary to open, sort and tabulate postal ballots and verify signatures.
Those in Texas who applied for an absentee ballot and received one in the mail but still want to vote at the polls on Election Day must surrender their mailed ballot, as Trainor described.Trump contradicts CDC director on vaccine; Biden says Americans shouldn’t trust Trump|Colby Itkowitz, Felicia Sonmez, John Wagner|September 16, 2020|Washington Post
Election officials will be working for days, even weeks, to make sure that every eligible ballot is counted.ProPublica’s Pandemic Guide to Making Sure Your Vote Counts|by Susie Armitage|September 16, 2020|ProPublica
However, more than 20 players on the ballot this year were probably worthy of being enshrined in Cooperstown.Conservative Curt Says His Politics, Not His Pitching, Kept Him Out of the Hall of Fame|Ben Jacobs|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
If 29 vote for someone else, the race for speaker goes to a second ballot for the first time in almost 100 years.
At least 29 fellow Republicans must vote against Boehner for a second ballot to be reached, and that seems very unlikely.
He goes into some detail into what it took to persuade voters to pass marriage equality at the ballot box in four states in 2012.
By 2012, the marriage equality movement had won in courts and legislatures—but not at the ballot box.
But it jes serves the Govment right fur not parsin' the Second Ballot.
But if a reform party does achieve power, if only for a term, the first thing for it to do is to overhaul the ballot system.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
"The town marshal will stay right where he is, and guard the ballot box," said the chairman.Scattergood Baines|Clarence Budington Kelland
He maintained the connexion of church and state, and opposed triennial parliaments and the ballot.
Voting must be performed carefully because a defaced, improperly marked ballot may be challenged and thrown out.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey
British Dictionary definitions for ballot
verb -lots, -loting or -loted
Word Origin for ballot
Idioms and Phrases with ballot
see stuff the ballot box.