Definition of 'polling day'
Example sentences containing 'polling day'
On polling day his election agent was caught presenting himself to cast his vote in two different places.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
He has thus agreed to some hospital mergers, but is trying to stave off other likely ones beyond the next polling day.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
They could be rising well above inflation by polling day next May, leaving the vast majority feeling better off.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The race is now on a knife-edge as both sides enter their final frantic week tomorrow ahead of polling day next Thursday.The Sun (2016)
Consequently, there is a strong likelihood that Britain could be plunged into another set of coalition negotiations after the next polling day.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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