vote one's conscience

Definition of vote one's conscience

  1. :  to vote as one feels he or she should I urged the senator to vote his conscience, even if it was at odds with the party line.

Word by Word Definitions

voteplay
  1. :  to express one's views in response to a poll

    :  to exercise a political franchise

    :  to express an opinion

  1. :  a usually formal expression of opinion or will in response to a proposed decision

    :  one given as an indication of approval or disapproval of a proposal, motion, or candidate for office

    :  the total number of such expressions of opinion made known at a single time (as at an election)

conscienceplay
  1. :  the sense or consciousness of the moral goodness or blameworthiness of one's own conduct, intentions, or character together with a feeling of obligation to do right or be good

    :  a faculty, power, or principle enjoining good acts

    :  the part of the superego in psychoanalysis that transmits commands and admonitions to the ego


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