ballot

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈbælət/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈbælət/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(balət)

Inflections of 'ballot' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
ballots
v 3rd person singular
balloting
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
balloted
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
balloted
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

ballot

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. Go cast your ballot.
  2. Cast your ballot in [November].
  3. Don't forget to cast your ballot.
  4. Fill out your ballot (correctly).
  5. Cast your ballot in person.
  6. Cast your ballot by mail.
  7. (All) ballots have been [casted, deposited].
  8. [valid, invalid, null, blank] ballots
  9. is on the ballot for [president, senator]
  10. counting (the) ballots
  11. a recount of the ballots (from)
  12. [a provisional, an election] ballot
  13. are still using paper ballots
  14. are now using electronic ballots
  15. sent in an absentee ballot
  16. elected in a [secret] ballot
  17. [chosen, appointed] following an anonymous ballot
  18. was [defeated, appointed, successful] in the [third] ballot
  19. [a secret, an anonymous] ballot
v
  1. ballot for [strike, industrial] action
  2. balloted to take [strike] action
  3. ballot [in favor of, against]
  4. ballot [the population, the voters, their members] on the issue
n as adj
  1. [placed, slipped] [it] in the ballot box
  2. [received, deposited, marked] her ballot [slip, paper]
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