vote one's conscience
Definition of vote one's conscience
: 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
: to express one's views in response to a poll
: to exercise a political franchise
: to express an opinion
: 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)
: 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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