Synonyms of 'elect'
to choose (someone) to fill a position by voting for him or herThe people have voted to elect a new president.
1 one of the elect few permitted to enter
voted into office but not yet having taken over from the current office-bearerthe date when the president-elect takes office
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to assign officially to a job or position
It made sense to appoint a banker to this job.
of high quality
The finest array of choicest foods is to be found within their Food Hall.
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