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Definitions for Gubernatorial
ˌgu bər nəˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-, ˌgyu-gu·ber·na·to·ri·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gubernatorialadjective

    relating to a governor

    "gubernatorial election"


  1. gubernatorialadjective

    Of or pertaining to a governor.

  2. Etymology: From gubernator, from guberno,.


  1. gubernatorial

    A governor is an administrative leader and head of a polity or political region, ranking under the head of state and in some cases, such as governors-general, as the head of state's official representative. Depending on the type of political region or polity, a governor may be either appointed or elected, and the governor's powers can vary significantly, depending on the public laws in place locally. The adjective pertaining to a governor is gubernatorial, from the Latin root gubernare.


  1. gubernatorial

    Gubernatorial refers to anything relating to the position, responsibilities, or powers of a governor, who is the elected leader of a U.S. state or territory. This term can be used to describe an election, a debate, a candidate, or the duties, actions, and policies related to the role of a governor.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gubernatorialadjective

    pertaining to a governor, or to government

  2. Etymology: [L. gubernator governor. See Gabernate.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Gubernatorial in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Gubernatorial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Gubernatorial in a Sentence

  1. David Turner:

    The rising profiles of some of our governors really make a big difference in getting people to focus on those races, but it's still much harder to get a major donor to have a conversation with a gubernatorial candidate in a top-tier race than it is for them to have that conversation with a Senate candidate.

  2. Patrick Murray:

    When you’re a gubernatorial candidate, there’s always going to be one type of criticism or another, my focus is on Phil Murphy. And here's one thing I know about all 1.4 million Republicans in New Jersey, none of them want to see Phil Murphy get a second term. It’s my job to get all of us to rally around that very point.

  3. Meghan McCain:

    I think leading a gubernatorial campaign is a really good reason to leave the show.

  4. Republican Gov. Pat McCrory:

    The sudden reversal, with little notice after the gubernatorial election has ended, sadly proves this entire issue, originated by the political left, was all about politics at the expense of Charlotte and the entire state of North Carolina.

  5. Brad Raffensperger:

    Whether it is the President of the United States or a failed gubernatorial candidate, disinformation regarding election administration should be condemned and rejected. Integrity matters. Truth matters, today, the secretary of state's office will be recertifying our state's election results. Then the safe harbor, under the United States code to name electors, is tomorrow, and then they will meet on December 14 to officially elect The President.

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