cast one's ballot

Definition of cast one's ballot

:to vote in an election

Word by Word Definitions

cast play
  1. : to cause to move or send forth by throwing

  2. : direct

  3. : to put forth

  1. : an act of casting

  2. : something that happens as a result of chance

  3. : a throw of dice

ballot play
  1. : a small ball used in secret voting

  2. : a sheet of paper used to cast a secret vote

  3. : the action or system of secret voting

  1. : to vote or decide by ballot


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