Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

  

Definición de “elect” en inglés

elect

verb [T]     /ɪˈlekt/
B2 to decide on or choose , especially to choose a person for a particular job , by voting : The government is elected for a five-year term of office . [+ as + noun] We elected him as our representative . [+ noun] She was elected Chair of the Board of Governors . [+ to infinitive] The group elected one of its members to be their spokesperson .ElectionsTaking and choosingDecisions and deciding elect to do sth formal to choose to do a particular thing: She elected to take early retirement instead of moving to the new location .Taking and choosingDecisions and deciding electable     /ɪˈlek.tə.bl̩/ adjective Clinton's youthful image made him an extremely electable candidate .Elections
(Definition of elect verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de elect

Definiciones de “elect” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

familiarity

a good knowledge of something, or the fact that you know it so well

Palabra del día

Blog

Lee nuestro blog sobre cómo funciona el inglés

Aprende más

Palabras nuevas

Encuentra palabras y significados que se emplean en inglés desde hace poco, y dinos qué piensas

Aprende más