(Of a candidate or party) very likely to be defeated at an election: an unelectable extremist
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- People could afford the moral symbolism of voting for an unelectable candidate.
- Their refusal to compromise is leading them to select candidates who are unelectable.
- ‘We took a party considered unelectable and made it a feared campaigning machine that won two landslide elections,’ said Mr Campbell.
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