BALLOT's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of ballot
Definition:
n. printed or written ticket used in voting; act of voting; whole number of votes cast at an election
Example:
The new election of union shall be by secret ballot of members.
Sentence in Classic:
In the Seleznevsky district Sviazhsky was elected unanimously without a ballot, and he gave a dinner that evening.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Then there was the organization of Democrats who forgathered every Wednesday night to devise ways of regaining the ballot and Frank never missed a meeting.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
They have cheated him out of his ballot, deprived him of civil rights or redress therefor in the civil courts, robbed him of the fruits of his labor, and are still murdering, burning and lynching him.
Southern Horrors By Ida B. Wells-Barnett Context
The ballot, which before he had looked upon as a visible sign of freedom, he now regarded as the chief means of gaining and perfecting the liberty with which war had partially endowed him.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois Context
The secretary announced in a loud voice that the captain of the guards, Mihail Stepanovitch Snetkov, would now be balloted for as marshal of the province.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Frank went on to explain in his patient manner, but the idea that ballots could cure the trouble was too complicated for her to follow.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context