noun. ['ɪˈlɛktɝət, ɪˈlɛktrɪt'] the body of enfranchised citizens; those qualified to vote.
- straight ticket
- rich people
- poor people
Words that Rhyme with Electorate
Example sentences of the word electorate
1. Noun, singular or mass
Invite the electorate to visit you, send you emails, check your website or attend public meetings.
Quotes containing the word electorate
1. Democracy is a daring concept - a hope that we'll be best governed if all of us participate in the act of government. It is meant to be a conversation, a place where the intelligence and local knowledge of the electorate sums together to arrive at actions that reflect the participation of the largest possible number of people.
- Brian Eno