verb (used without object), vot·ed, vot·ing.
verb (used with object), vot·ed, vot·ing.
Origin of vote
Examples from the Web for revote
Contemporary Examples of revote
Leno immediately sought to have the Senate reconsider the measure, and it could come to a revote this week.Murdered for Her iPhone
May 8, 2014
Majority leader Harry Reid voted with the Republicans to preserve his right to call a revote days later.How the Chuck Hagel Fight Changed the American Jewish Landscape in Washington
J. J. Goldberg
August 20, 2013
- the right to vote; franchise; suffrage
- a person regarded as the embodiment of this right
Word Origin for vote
1550s in the modern sense; see vote (n.). Earlier it meant "to vow" to do something (1530s). Related: Voted; voting.
mid-15c., from Latin votum "a vow, wish, promise, dedication," noun use of neuter of votus, past participle of vovere "to promise, dedicate" (see vow).