Definition of "reëlection" [reelection]

  • The act of being elected after already being elected once, and already having served out one's first term. (noun)

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Use "reëlection" in a sentence
  • "He needs to be disabused of the notion that his reelection is a mandate for ever more extreme nativism."
  • "Think Progress » Palin: Obama could win reelection if he ‘played the war card’ and declared ‘war on Iran.’"
  • "Palin: Obama could win reelection if he ‘played the war card’ and declared ‘war on Iran.’"