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elect

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of elect

  1. singled out from a number or group as more to one's liking this elect body of students represents the best that the nation's high schools have to offer Synonyms of elect cherry-picked, choice, chosen, select, favored, favorite, first-line, handpicked, picked, preferred, selectedWords Related to elect fashionable; exclusive; culled, picked over, screened, weeded (out), winnowed (out)Near Antonyms of elect average, common, commonplace, ordinary, run-of-the-mill


elect

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of elect

  1. individuals carefully selected as being the best of a class the members of this all-American team are the elect of collegiate football Synonyms of elect A-list, aristocracy, best, choice, corps d'elite, cream, crème de la crème, elite, fat, flower, illuminati, pick, pink, pride, priesthood, prime, royalty, upper crustWords Related to elect establishment, gentry, nobility, quality, society, top, top drawer, upper class; caviar (also caviare); who's whoNear Antonyms of elect commoners, herd, hoi polloi, masses, millions, mob, multitude, rank and file, unwashed


elect

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of elect

  1. to decide to accept (someone or something) from a group of possibilities I've elected to study French as my foreign language Synonyms of elect cherry-pick, cull, choose, handpick, name, opt (for), pick, prefer, select, single (out), tag, takeWords Related to elect preselect; appoint, designate, fix, mark, nominate, set, tab, tap; accept, adopt, embrace, espouse; settle (on or upon)Near Antonyms of elect disapprove, negative, repudiate, spurn; discard, jettison, throw away, throw outAntonyms of elect decline, refuse, reject, turn down



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