Definition of superdelegate in English:

superdelegate

Syllabification: su·per·del·e·gate
Pronunciation: /ˈso͞opərˌdeləgət
 
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noun

US
  • (In the Democratic Party) an unelected delegate who is free to support any candidate for the presidential nomination at the party’s national convention.
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    • She also arranged a private meeting later in the day with uncommitted superdelegates.
    • The former president says he also sees an effort afoot to strong-arm undecided superdelegates to make their choice fast.
    • This morning, Barack Obama picked up two additional superdelegates.

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