American English

Definition of elect adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    jump to other results
  1. 1-elect used after nouns to show that someone has been chosen for a job, but is not yet doing that job the president-elect
  2. 2the elect noun [plural] (religion) people who have been chosen to be saved from punishment after death
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: elect

Other results

All matches