Simple Definition of election
: the act or process of choosing someone for a public office by voting
: the fact of being elected
Examples of election
He's favored to win the election.
The scandal may affect his chances for election.
Her election to the Senate was a surprise to many.
First Known Use of election
Rhymes with election
abjection, advection, affection, bisection, collection, complexion, confection, connection, convection, correction, cross section, C-section, defection, deflection, dejection, detection, direction, ejection, erection, infection, inflection, injection, inspection, midsection, objection, perfection, prelection, projection, protection, refection, reflection, rejection, resection, selection, subjection, subsection, trajection, transection, trisection
ELECTION Defined for Kids
Definition of election
: an act of choosing or the fact of being chosen especially by vote
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