Synonyms of elect in English:

elect

verb

  • they have just elected a new president
    vote (for), vote in, choose (by ballot), cast one's vote for; pick, select, return, appoint, put in, put in power, opt for, decide on, settle on, fix on, plump for
    [Antonyms] vote out
  • adjective

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  • the president elect
    future, -to-be, soon-to-be, designate, chosen, elected, coming, next, appointed, presumptive
  • noun

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  • (the elect) those who are numbered among the elect
    the chosen, the elite, the select, the favoured; the crème de la crème, A-list
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