short ballot


Definition of SHORT BALLOT

:  a ballot limiting the number of elective offices to the most important legislative and executive posts and leaving minor positions to be filled by appointment

First Known Use of SHORT BALLOT



Next Word in the Dictionary: short billPrevious Word in the Dictionary: short arm inspectionAll Words Near: short ballot
July 02, 2015
apprehension Hear it
comprehension or the fear of future evil
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears