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Definition of "bye-election" [bye-election]

  • A special election between regular elections (noun)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "bye-election" in a sentence
  • "This bye-election will be a pointer to a deep hole they've dug themselves into."
  • "It was hard to hear the bye-election results as the National Front kept shouting."
  • "The political elite, which loathes the electorate it claims to represent, has done its best to laugh off David Davis 'decision to resign and fight a bye-election on the issue of our essential freedoms and to present him as, well, not to put too fine a point on it, barking mad."