Translation of poll in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (ballot) to take a poll on somethingsometer algo a votaciónhe criticized the conduct of the pollcriticó la forma en que se había llevado a cabo la votaciónExample sentences1.2 (number of votes cast) there has been a particularly low/heavy poll
pocos/muchos electores han acudido a las urnasthere was a 62% pollla participación electoral fue de un 62%the poll for the candidate was 18,731 (British English)el cómputo de votos para el candidato fue de 18.7311.3also: opinion poll
- Weeks of political campaigning comes to an end today as voters across the country go to the polls in the general election.
- Such a defeat would further damage its chances of maintaining power at a national level when Indians go to the polls for general elections due by 2004.
- As Australia prepares to go to the polls for a general election on Saturday, Howard continues to defend his government's tough stance on asylum seekers.
- 1 (Politics) (votes) (obtain)(cast)the Democratic candidate polled 88,052 votes
emitirel candidato demócrata obtuvo 88.052 votosExample sentences
- Some of the advisers who are polled for their opinions use sentiment indicators when forecasting.
- This year, nearly 11,000 business leaders were polled in a record 117 economies worldwide.
- A random sample of 2,646 people across all regions of England, including the capital, was polled by Opinion Research Business.
- Despite all this, Jack McCann gained the most votes, polling an impressive 22,000.
- The vice president who polls the most votes may not necessarily get picked as the next deputy PM.
- Keira has always been safe Labor, but last state election Martin did get a pretty sizeable chunk of the vote - he polled a fairly close second to Campbell, and should have given them a scare.
- 4 (Computing)Example sentences
- Old and crude methods for this required the software to poll the device continuously for status and changes.
- A management system identifies conditions on the network by periodically polling the network devices or in response to a message from a network device.
- With serialized devices it should be possible to poll every compromised device on the Net just like using a traffic camera to catch drivers who run red lights.
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