cross-vote

cross-vote

vb (intr)
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) to vote against one's own party
Translations

cross-vote

[ˌkrɒsˈvəʊt] VIvotar en contra del partido
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If 10% of the voters who went for Obama in the 2008 general election cross-vote for Gingrich or Santorum in this primary, he will take first place.
Talking to ANI, Yadav said the SP might not, but the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders would surely cross-vote in SP's favour.
Even if none of them cross-votes or uses None of the Above (NOTA) option, the Congress will require one additional vote to ensure Patel's victory.
Both candidates managed to attract cross-votes in their favour, ensuring the defeat of the BJP nominee Ajay Maroo who got just 17 votes although BJP on its own has 18 lawmakers in the state.
If anyone cross-votes tomorrow, they will face action from party or even disqualification".