• IPA(key): /ˈvoʊtɪŋ/
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  1. present participle of vote


voting (not comparable)

  1. (finance) Having an associated right for the holder to vote as an owner of business.
    The cumulative voting preferred stock remains voting until all cumulative dividends are paid.


voting (plural votings)

  1. action of the verb to vote
    Voting, in and of itself, is not evil. But when there are only evils to choose from, we need to seek another choice. ― Justin Deschamps
    • 1806–1820, William Cobbett, Cobbett's Parliamentary History of England from the Norman conquest in 1066 to the Year 1803
      The eyes of the people have been some time opened; they will observe, they will judge of our votings in this cause; and expect from us, as we have put a stop to unjust and exorbitant power abroad, that we should neither suffer nor endure it

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