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Synonyms for election
ɪˈlɛk ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. election(noun)

    a vote to select the winner of a position or political office

    "the results of the election will be announced tonight"

  2. election(noun)

    the act of selecting someone or something; the exercise of deliberate choice

    "her election of medicine as a profession"

  3. election(noun)

    the status or fact of being elected

    "they celebrated his election"

  4. election(noun)

    the predestination of some individuals as objects of divine mercy (especially as conceived by Calvinists)

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. election

    A choice may be among many things; an alternative is in the strictest sense a choice between two things; oftener it is one of two things between which a choice is to be made, and either of which is the alternative of the other; as, the alternative of surrender is death; or the two things between which there is a choice may be called the alternatives; both Mill and Gladstone are quoted as extending the meaning of alternative to include several particulars, Gladstone even speaking of "the fourth and last of these alternatives." Option is the right or privilege of choosing; choice may be either the right to choose, the act of choosing, or the thing chosen. A person of ability and readiness will commonly have many resources. Pick, from the Saxon, and election, from the Latin, picture the objects before one, with freedom and power to choose which he will; as, there were twelve horses, among which I could take my pick. A choice, pick, election, or preference is that which suits one best; an alternative is that to which one is restricted; a resource, that to which one is glad to betake oneself.

    Synonyms:
    alternative, choice, option, pick, preference, resource

    Antonyms:
    compulsion, necessity

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. election

    Synonyms:
    choice, acceptance, selection, preference

    Antonyms:
    postponement, rejection, reprobation

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. election(n.)

    Synonyms:
    selection, preference, choice

  2. election(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Theol.) predestination

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How to use election in a sentence?

  1. White House:

    President Trump'll go to Green Bay, Wisconsin, to hold another one of his big rallies with hardcore supporters, green Bay's a sort of diss by the President of the national media. Now Green Bay's Green Bay the President would want to diss the' fake news media,' but it is remarkable that even as he's facing an election campaign, he just doesn't feel see any need to repair that relationship or any of the other relationships with his adversaries.

  2. Anthony Wells:

    Leaflets and literature are the sort of things that change minds, and knocking on doors and talking to people is all about energizing people - getting the vote out and people to commit, it's not sexy, and it's the boring administrative stuff behind any election, but it matters.

  3. Suu Kyi:

    A smooth and tranquil transition is almost more important than a free and fair election.

  4. Randy Credico:

    I don't mind pissing off the House intel committee, the Senate intel committee because everything's political with them, the Mueller thing, nobody's running for re-election there. They're all professional people. I treat that far more seriously.

  5. Donald Trump:

    I'm clean, and when I release my financial statement (my decision) sometime prior to election, it will only show one thing - that I am much richer than people even thought - And that is a good thing.


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