overvote definition

  • noun:
    • A ballot showing selecting even more prospects or alternatives than are permitted in certain competition or referendum.
    • the amount of these types of ballots cast in an election.
    • A case which a voter has marked a ballot for lots more alternatives than allowed by the rules
    • A case in which more votes are cast in a voter's name than allowed under the rules
  • verb:
    • To ruin a ballot by marking it to get more choices than allowed because of the guidelines
    • To cast more votes than allowed beneath the rules
    • To outvote or overrule
  • verb-transitive:
    • To outvote; to outnumber in ballots provided.
  • others:
    • To outvote; outnumber in votes offered.

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