Translation of "elect" - English-Spanish dictionary
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elect verb /iˈlekt/
› to choose by vote
He was elected chairman She has been elected to the committee. › (formal) to choose (to do something)
They elected to go by taxi. election /-ʃən/ noun › the choosing, or choice, (usually by vote) of person(s) for office
When do the elections take place? He is standing for election again. electioneer /-ʃə-/ verb › to work to bring about the election of a candidate.
elector noun › a person who has the right to vote at an election
Not all the electors bothered to vote. electoral adjective › of elections or electors
The names of all electors are listed in the electoral roll. electorate /-rət/ noun › all electors taken together
Half of the electorate did not vote.