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reselect

Line breaks: re|se¦lect
Pronunciation: /riːsɪˈlɛkt
 
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Definition of reselect in English:

verb

[with object]
Select (someone or something) again or differently: he was reselected as candidate for Sunderland South
More example sentences
  • He would select news items, reselect them, rewrite them, cut them short, crumple them up and throw them away.
  • His local association had recently unanimously reselected him as their candidate for the forthcoming general election.
  • When I was reselected in July last year, I became aware of this whispering campaign.

Derivatives

reselection

1
noun
Example sentences
  • Four members were absent at the meeting, which was put back a week despite being in the diary for seven months, but 15 voted against reselection and eight voted in favour.
  • The warning comes at a highly sensitive time for Labour MSPs, who are going through a rapid process of reselection this month.
  • There is no mechanism for mandatory reselection of First Ministers.

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