Hindi translation of 'election'
election /ɪˈlekʃən इˈलेक्शन्/
Word forms: elections
1. variable noun
An election is a process in which people vote to choose a person or group of people to hold an official position.
...Poland's first free elections for more than fifty years.
...his election campaign.
a general/presidential/local/national election
hold/call/win/lose an election
an election campaign/victory
a parliamentary/mayoral election
a general/local election
vote in an election
an election manifesto/day/result
SIMILAR WORDSvote, poll, ballot
2. uncountable noun
The election of a person or a political party is their success in winning an election.
...the election of the Labour government in 1964.
...Vaclav Havel's election as president.
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Example Sentences Including 'election'
Like I told you, I'm stuck with him till at least the next election.Murder Song
The Aussies have got other things on their minds, with an election coming up.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
The general election earlier in the year had returned Labour with only a slender majority.The Hardie Inheritance
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'election' in Other Languages
- Arabic: اِنْتِخَاب
- Brazilian Portuguese: eleição
- Chinese: 选举
- Croatian: izbori
- Czech: volby
- Danish: valg afstemning
- Dutch: verkiezing
- European Spanish: elección candidato
- Finnish: vaalit
- French: élection
- German: Wahl Politik
- Greek: εκλογές
- Italian: elezione
- Japanese: 選挙
- Korean: 선거
- Norwegian: valg avstemming
- Polish: wybory
- Portuguese: eleição
- Romanian: alegeri
- Russian: выборы
- Spanish: elección comicio
- Swedish: val allmänna
- Thai: การเลือกตั้ง
- Turkish: seçim
- Ukrainian: вибори
- Vietnamese: sự bầu cử
Translation of election from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary