Definitions and translations for "elect"

Definition of elect

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Noun
1. One chosen or set apart.
2. In Calvinist theology, one foreordained to Heaven. In other Christian theologies, someone chosen by God for salvation.
Verb
3. To choose or make a decision (to do something)
4. To choose (a candidate) in an election
Adjective
5. Who has been elected in a specified post, but has not yet entered office.
He is the President-elect.
6. Chosen; taken by preference from among two or more.
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English - English - elect

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v. choose, vote for; prefer, decide
adj. chosen for office but not yet formally installed

English - Spanish - elect

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v. elegir, escoger, seleccionar; votar a favor de; emitir el voto
adj. electo, elegido

English - French - elect

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v. élire; préférer, décider
adj. élu

English - German - elect

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v. wählen; bevorzugen, entscheiden für
adj. gewählt; auserwählt

English - Indonesian - elect

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v. memilih, pilih, mengangkat, menunjuk, memutuskan
a. terpilih

English - Italian - elect

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v. eleggere; decidere, scegliere
agg. eletto, nominato, scelto; predestinato; designato

English - Polish - elect

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n. wybraniec, elekt
v. wybierać, obierać, postanowić
a. nowo obrany, przyszły, wybrany

English - Portuguese - elect

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v. eleger, preferir; decidir
adj. eleito; o eleito

English - Romanian - elect

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v. vota, alege, prefera
a. ales, votat

English - Russian - elect

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г. выбирать, избирать, предпочесть, назначать, решать
прил. избранный, лучший

English - Turkish - elect

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f. seçmek, atamak, görevlendirmek

English - Ukrainian - elect

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v. вибирати, обирати, вирішувати, оббирати
a. обраний, вибраний, відбірний, найдобірніший

English - Dutch - elect

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ww. kiezen, verkiezen, beslissen
bn. verkozen, de verkozene

English - Greek - elect

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ρήμ. εκλέγω, εκλεκτός, αναδείχνω
επίθ. διαλέγω

English - Arabic - elect

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‏المرشح، المنتخب‏
‏إنتخب، ترشح، إختار‏
‏منتخب‏

English - Chinese - elect

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(动) 选举; 选择, 决定; 推选; 作选择
(形) 被选的, 选出的

English - Chinese - elect

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(動) 選舉; 選擇, 決定; 推選; 作選擇
(形) 被選的, 選出的

English - Hindi - elect

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n. चुनाव, निर्वाचन
v. निर्वाचित करना, निर्वाचन करना, चुनाव करना, सदस्य चुनना, चयन करना
a. निर्वाचित

English - Japanese - elect

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(形) 選挙された; 神に選ばれた; 選ばれた
(動) 選挙する; 選ぶ

English - Korean - elect

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동. 선거하다, 선택하다, 투표하다; 선호하다, 결정하다
형. 선정된, 선발된, 선임된, 선택된, 선출된

English - Vietnamese - elect

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n. người được tuyển lựa
v. chọn, lựa
a. đắc cử, trúng tuyển, được bầu, được chọn
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Synonyms for elect
1. choose: take, name, pick out, prefer, select
2. choice: chosen, select
Verb forms for elect
Present participle: electing
Present: elect (3.person: elects)
Past: elected
Future: will elect
Present conditional: would elect
Present Perfect: have elected (3.person: has elected)
Past Perfect: had elected
Future Perfect: will have elected
Past conditional: would have elected