Word forms: write-ins
countable noun [oft N n]
In the US, a write-in is a vote that you make by writing the candidate's name on the ballot paper. ⇒ When Republican write-ins were included, Johnson's margin of victory was only 330 votes. ⇒ The state does not permit write-in votes. ⇒ Four years ago, he was a write-in candidate in New Hampshire.
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