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Idiom CASTING VOTE urdu meannigs with examples

Casting vote ( Faisla kun vote)
My opinion proved a casting vote.
(Meri raye Faisla kun vote sabit hui)

casting vote

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noun
1.
the deciding vote of the presiding officer of a deliberative body, made when the other votes are equally divided.
Also called casting voice.
 

Examples from the web for casting vote

  • The casting vote may be used only if it will provide the necessary majority required.
  • The lieutenant-governor shall be the president of the senate but shall have only a casting vote therein.
British Dictionary definitions for casting vote

casting vote

noun
1.
the deciding vote used by the presiding officer of an assembly when votes cast on both sides are equal in number
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Origin

1685-1695
1685-95
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.

Difficulty index for casting vote

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Word Value for casting

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Quotes with casting vote

(...) still have the last word in every argument, and the casting vote in every decision.
Charlotte Brontë

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