Definition of popularly elected
- He was the country's first popularly elected leader.
: of or relating to the general public
: suitable to the majority: such as
: adapted to or indicative of the understanding and taste of the majority
: carefully selected : chosen
: chosen for salvation through divine mercy
: chosen for office or position but not yet installed
: one chosen or set apart (as by divine favor)
: a select or exclusive group of people
: to select by vote for an office, position, or membership
: to make a selection of
: to choose (something, such as a course of action) especially by preference
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