What does electoral mean?

Definitions for electoral
ɪˈlɛk tər əlelec·toral

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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.

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. Mark Galeotti:

    If Poroshenko starts to make a serious revival, then this may change, but I think they are well aware of the risks of a backlash to electoral meddling, they have little reason to upset the apple cart right now.

  2. Tim Kaine:

    Virginians have very strong feelings about Donald Trump and Virginians are sophisticated with elections every year. So we know what's going on, the way that Glenn Youngkin has tried to kind of have it both ways of -- taking advantage of Donald Trump and preaching electoral integrity and bringing Steve Bannon in for a rally, but then saying you didn't know about it, glenn Youngkin's trying to have it both ways, but it's clear that Glenn Youngkin is a Donald Trump acolyte, as Terry McAuliffe has said, and Joe Biden has said too, and that just doesn't go over well.

  3. Robert Carroll:

    This legislation helps to safeguard the inclusivity of our state’s electoral process by being mindful of the needs of every New Yorker, september 11th is a significant day in remembrance and memorial for many New Yorkers and also coincides with the Jewish holiday Rosh Hashanah.

  4. Mo Brooks:

    Absolutely not, there's no question at all in my mind that, if we were to only count lawful votes cast by eligible American citizens, Donald Trump won Electoral College. Under those circumstances you should never concede because you didn't lose. It was stolen.

  5. Jerry Moran:

    Unless a court makes some other decision, the Electoral College is the defining outcome of the presidential race.

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    repetition of the ends of two or more successive sentences, verses, etc.
    • A. epiphora
    • B. congius
    • C. larceny
    • D. omphalos

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