Sentence Examples


  • If a second poll is necessary a relative majority is sufficient.
  • From 1821 to 1891 the payment of at least a poll-tax was a condition precedent to the exercise of the suffrage.
  • The hut and poll taxes yield about £62,000 a year.
  • Poll results listed a mixed bag.
  • A poll tax is required of all males between the ages of 21 and 60 years, one half of which goes to the county in which it is collected and the rest to the state.