Synonyms of ballot
voteDictionary • The result of the ballot will not be known for two weeks.
vote • They took a vote and decided not to do it.
election • Poland's first fully free elections for more than fifty years
poll • In 1945, Churchill was defeated at the polls.
referendum • a referendum on independence
show of hands
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canvassIf you canvass public opinion, you find out how people feel about a particular subject.
• The survey canvassed the views of almost 80 economists.
electionAn election is a process in which people vote to choose a person or group of people to hold an official position.
• Poland's first fully free elections for more than fifty years
pollThe polls means an election for a country's government, or the place where people go to vote in an election.
• In 1945, Churchill was defeated at the polls.
Thesaurus for ballot from the Collins English Thesaurus
the democratic practice of selecting a representative, a course of action, or deciding some other choice by submitting the options to a vote of all qualified persons