vote of confidence


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Noun1.vote of confidence - an expression of approval and encouragementvote of confidence - an expression of approval and encouragement; "they gave the chairman a vote of confidence"
encouragement - the expression of approval and support
Translations
تَصْويت بالثّقَه
hlasování o důvěře
tillidsvotum
bizalom megszavazása
traustsyfirlÿsing
hlasovanie o dôvere
güven oyu

vote of confidence

n (Pol) → voto di fiducia

vote

(vəut) noun
(the right to show) one's wish or opinion, eg in a ballot or by raising a hand etc, especially at an election or in a debate. In Britain, the vote was given to women over twenty-one in 1928; Nowadays everyone over eighteen has a vote; A vote was taken to decide the matter.
verb
1. to cast or record one's vote. She voted for the Conservative candidate; I always vote Labour; I shall vote against the restoration of capital punishment.
2. to allow, by a vote, the provision of (something) eg to someone, for a purpose etc. They were voted $5,000 to help them in their research.
ˈvoter noun
a person who votes or has the right to vote.
vote of confidence
a vote taken to establish whether the government or other authority still has the majority's support for its policies.
vote of thanks
an invitation, usually in the form of a short speech, to an audience etc to show gratitude to a speaker etc by applauding etc. Mrs Smith proposed a vote of thanks to the organizers of the concert.
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Ahead of the vote of confidence in the Legislative Assembly, Commissioner of Police Alok Kumar on Saturday issued a prohibitory order to impose Section 144 within a two-kilometre radius of the Vidhana Soudha from 6 am on July 29 to midnight of July 30.
Once he got the vote of confidence, he said he would do all-out efforts for the promotion of the game saying his top priority was to hold PHL.
'I reiterate my support and give my vote of confidence in Senate President Tito Sotto's leadership,' Binay said in a statement on Friday.
Speaking to state ERT TV, the leftist leader said he saw Sunday's EU election as a vote of confidence on his plan to unravel austerity policies in 2019 and in 2020.
This highlights 2 imp facts: One, it is a vote of confidence in future of Pakistan's economy; two, it reveals how much money has been lost in the past because of non-transparent, corrupt practices," he tweeted.
BEIRUT: A majority of Lebanon's lawmakers are expected to give their vote of confidence in the new government when Parliament convenes Tuesday and Wednesday to discuss the new Cabinet's policy statement.
Normally, the HPR Bureau examines the correspondence and sets a date for a plenary session dedicated to the vote of confidence on the new government members, with a majority of 109 deputies.
Karbasian lost the vote of confidence by 137 votes to 121, with two abstentions, to become the second minister in President Hassan Rouhani's cabinet to be impeached this month.
The official said that vote of confidence would be through secret balloting.
PESHAWAR -- Even as pressure mounts on the governor to ask the provincial chief minister to seek a vote of confidence from the legislature, one opposition party has sought to force the issue by submitting a no-confidence resolution against the speaker.
PESHAWAR -- Awami National Party (ANP) Wednesday wrote a letter to the governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to ask Chief Minister KP Pervez Khattak under Article 130 Class-7 of the constitution to take vote of confidence from assembly.