Definition of re-elect in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌrēəˈlekt/


[with object]
Elect (someone) to a further term of office: Wilson was re-elected in November 1994
More example sentences
  • Are we, the public at large, less responsible for electing and re-electing such politicians?
  • The implication is that, if the voters don't re-elect her, they will be financially punished.
  • The man has an uncanny grasp of the public mood and once again he seized it, reminding us all how right we were to re-elect him as Prime Minister at the last general election.

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Syllabification: re-e·lect

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