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no-confidence

noun
     
no-confidence [uncountable]

vote of no-confidence/no-confidence vote/motion of no-confidence etc

an official vote where people can say if they no longer think someone or something is good enough:
fears that he may lose a vote of no-confidence in parliament
The chairman has survived four no-confidence motions.

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