What does electoral mean?

Definitions for electoral
ɪˈlɛk tər əlelec·toral

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word electoral.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. electoraladjective

    of or relating to elections

    "electoral process"

  2. electoraladjective

    relating to or composed of electors

    "electoral college"


  1. electoraladjective

    of, or relating to elections

  2. electoraladjective

    composed of electors

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Electoraladjective

    Having the dignity of an elector.

    Etymology: from elector.


  1. electoral

    Electoral refers to anything related to elections, the process of voting, or the systems involved in choosing public officials or representatives in a democratic society. It can pertain to aspects such as electoral districts, electoral colleges, electoral campaigns, or electoral votes.

Editors Contribution

  1. electoral

    Relating to an election.

    The electoral constituency was defined in law.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 1, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'electoral' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4234

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'electoral' in Adjectives Frequency: #568

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of electoral in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of electoral in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of electoral in a Sentence

  1. Josh Hawley:

    I can not vote to certify Electoral College results on January 6 without raising the fact that some states, particularly Pennsylvania, failed to follow their own state election laws, at the very least, Congress should investigate allegations of voter fraud and adopt measures to secure the integrity of our elections. But Congress has so far failed to act.

  2. Mike Pompeo:

    In order to to restore credibility to the electoral process, all government officials and officials of any political organizations implicated in the flawed October 20 elections should step aside from the electoral process.

  3. The Treasury Department:

    Free and fair elections are the cornerstone of American democracy, and we will use our authorities against anyone seeking to undermine our processes and subversively influence voters, this Administration will work tirelessly to safeguard our electoral process, and will aggressively pursue any other foreign actor that attempts to interfere in the 2020 elections.

  4. Alex Conant:

    He really doesn't want to talk about the pandemic, which is all everyone in America is thinking about, it's the same thing with the Black Lives Matter protests, as well. He really didn't want to talk about George Floyd, which is what everyone in America was talking about for a month. When you have that kind of disconnect between the leader and the voters you see it in the potential [ electoral ] wave that is now more likely than not.

  5. Rodrigo Peñailillo:

    After 25 years this allows us to end an electoral system that was unique in the world and which has much done much damage to Chilean democracy.

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