re-electre-e‧lect /ˌriː ɪˈlekt/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 PPVto elect someone again 🔊 Morris was re-elected for a third term. —re-election /-ˈlekʃən/ noun [countable, uncountable] 🔊 Barnes is seeking re-election.→ See Verb table
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re-elect• Simon Mungford has been re-elected as partyleader.• Soloman was re-electeddirector of the corporation.• The chairman and treasurer have both been re-elected for another year.• To re-elect Messrs and as Directors of the Company. 4.