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phrasal verb [transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theyvote in
he/she/itvotes in
present participlevoting in
past tensevoted in
past participlevoted in

or vote into

  1. to give a person or political party a position of power by voting

    Would people be willing to vote the president in again?

    vote someone in to something:

    We're the ones who voted him into office.

See also main entry: vote

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