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elect /ɪˈlekt/ verb [transitive usually passive]


برگزیدن ، انتخاب کردن ، برگزیده منتخب ، قانون ـ فقه: منتخب
elect
[verb]
Synonyms: choose, appoint, determine, opt for, pick, prefer, select, settle on, vote
Antonyms: abjure
Contrasted words: refused, rejected, repudiated, spurned, disdained, scorned, damned, doomed, reprobate, reject, dismiss, eject, expel, oust
Related Words: choice, rare, hand-picked, singled out, designated, destined, ordained, delivered, redeemed, saved, decide, determine, resolve, settle, conclude, judge, accept, admit, receive, choose, designate, name, opt, pick, select, single, nominate, appoint
English Thesaurus: election, ballot, referendum, the polls, show of hands, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

I. elect1 S3 W3 /ɪˈlekt/ verb [transitive usually passive]
[Word Family: noun: election, re-election, elector, electorate, electioneering; adjective: elected ≠ unelected, electoral, elect; verb: elect, re-elect; adverb: electorally]
[Date: 1400-1500; Language: Latin; Origin: electus, past participle of eligere 'to choose']

1. to choose someone for an official position by voting:
the country’s first democratically elected government
a new method for electing the leader of the party
elect somebody to something
He was elected to a US state governorship.
elect somebody (as) president/leader/mayor etc
In 1768, John Wilkes was elected as their Member of Parliament.

2. elect to do something formal to choose to do something:
You can elect to delete the message or save it.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

II. elect2 adjective
[Word Family: noun: election, re-election, elector, electorate, electioneering; adjective: elected ≠ unelected, electoral, elect; verb: elect, re-elect; adverb: electorally]
president-elect/governor-elect/prime minister-elect etc the person who has been elected as president etc, but who has not yet officially started their job

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

elect
verb
ADV. annually Members of the council are elected annually.
locally, nationally | democratically, freely, popularly | unanimously | directly, indirectly It was decided that the president should be elected directly in free elections.
duly, formally | lawfully, legally, legitimately
PREP. to She has been elected to Parliament.
PHRASES be/get elected What changes will he make if he gets elected?
be declared elected Any candidate with more than half the votes shall be declared elected.
be elected unopposed Five were successful, three being elected unopposed.
newly elected the newly elected chairman

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

elect
verb
BAD: Some people elect marriage partners who are totally unsuitable.
GOOD: Some people choose marriage partners who are totally unsuitable.

Usage Note:
elect = choose (someone) by voting for them: 'The committee has elected a new chairman.'
choose = decide which one you want: 'We chose Greece because we hadn't been there before.'

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Common Errors

ELECT
Election 
Electrical 
Electronic

[TahlilGaran] Acronyms and Abbreviations Dictionary


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TahlilGaran : دیکشنری آنلاین تحلیلگران (معنی elect) | علیرضا معتمد , دیکشنری تحلیلگران , وب اپلیکیشن , تحلیلگران , دیکشنری , آنلاین , آیفون , IOS , آموزش مجازی 4.29 : 2118
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