Synonyms for Elect:

adj.

all (adjective)
elite.
choice (adjective)
exclusive, elite.
chosen (adjective)
selected.
succeeding (adjective)
incoming.

n.

carry, put in, spoil, reelect, return, blackball, abstain. chad, disenfranchise, direct elections, advance poll, choice, beauty contest, politics, election, by election, vote, campaign, ballot, electioneering. single, opt. include, exclusive. elect (noun)
elite, incoming, selected, chosen.
group (noun)
chosen.

v.

appoint (verb)
select, choose.
assign (verb)
choice.
choose (verb)
decide, espouse, wish, prefer, determine, select, judge, fancy, pick, like, choose, adopt, favor.
co-opt (verb)
include.
decide (verb)
opt.
elect (verb)
judge, name, vote, pick, prefer, determine, ballot.

Other synonyms:

chad, blackball, disenfranchise, spoil, beauty contest, opt, put in, by election, direct elections, advance poll, electioneering, reelect. election, return, vote, carry. ballot, campaign, exclusive, abstain. choice. single. choose
opt.
name
name.
Other relevant words:
choice, disenfranchise, chosen, elite, selected, reelect, spoil, opt, ballot, return, electioneering, incoming, chad, election, name, single, exclusive, vote.

Usage examples for elect

  1. One of the delegates- elect was John Adams. – The Siege of Boston by Allen French
  2. The Commons acquired the right to elect its own speaker. – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly
  3. And if the people want to keep it out of them, I suppose they will elect Abraham Lincoln. – Daisy by Elizabeth Wetherell