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Princeton's WordNet

  1. elective, electedadjective

    subject to popular election

    "elective official"

Wiktionary

  1. electednoun

    One who is elected.

Wikipedia

  1. Elected

    Elected is a single by rock band Alice Cooper, released as the first Hot 100 hit on their sixth studio album Billion Dollar Babies (1972). The single reached #26 during election week on the charts in the United States, #4 on the charts in the United Kingdom and #3 in Austria. It inspired one of the first MTV style story line promo videos ever made for a song. The song is a reworked version of their debut single "Reflected" from their album of 1969, Pretties for You.

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  1. elected

    Elected refers to the process or act of choosing a person or a group of people for a particular position or duty, typically through voting. This is often seen in political contests where individuals are elected to represent their constituents in a public office. The term "elected" implies that the person or group has been selected by the majority in a democratic process.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Elected

    of Elect

Freebase

  1. Elected

    Elected is the first EP by progressive metal project Ayreon, owned by Dutch musician Arjen Anthony Lucassen. It was released on April 25, 2008 in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, and on April 28 in the rest of Europe. It features the guest performance of German singer Tobias Sammet, from Avantasia and Edguy. The EP contains an Alice Cooper cover, an acoustic guitar and voice version of "E=MC²" and the track "Ride the Comet", both from the album 01011001. There is also a piano version of The Human Equation's "Day Six: Childhood". Some reviewers and also the CD-Text information on the CD itself call the EP The Universal Ayreonaut. The album entered at 69# at the France Singles Top 100 and stayed in that position for three weeks.

Editors Contribution

  1. electedverb

    Verb form of the word elect.

    She was elected to the government with a rather large majority.


    Submitted by MaryC on February 9, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'elected' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2293

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'elected' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3022

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of elected in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of elected in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of elected in a Sentence

  1. John Fitzgerald Kennedy:

    To exclude from positions of trust and command all those below the age of 44 would have kept Jefferson from writing the Declaration of Independence, Washington from commanding the Continental Army, Madison from fathering the Constitution, Hamilton from serving as secretary of the treasury, Clay from being elected speaker of the House and Christopher Columbus from discovering America.

  2. Alan Kennedy:

    ( N) either the Constitution nor Electoral Count Act offer any basis for claims by people who are not duly elected and certified presidential electors to replace duly elected and certified presidential electors solely because such non-electors were not elected, but would have liked to have been elected, resulting in their preferred candidates losing re-election, plaintiffs' claims to the contrary find no support in the text of the cited constitutional provisions or Electoral Count Act, and are contrary to the whole point of holding elections.

  3. Lily Tomlin:

    Ninety eight percent of the adults in this country are decent, hardworking, honest Americans. It's the other lousy two percent that get all the publicity. But then, we elected them.

  4. Roxy Ndebumadu:

    There are just not a lot of young women who are elected. There are not a lot of Black women who are elected, and there are not a lot of conservative young Black women who are elected or seeking to run for office.

  5. Gen. William Sherman:

    If nominated, I will not run if elected, I will not serve.

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