Definition of electorally in English:



  • See electoral

    sentence adverb ‘the week had been, electorally, the most effective conference since the 1960s’
    • ‘And Americans, usually electorally lazy, turned out in their droves.’
    • ‘This has proved electorally successful, delivering Labour its two best ever election triumphs.’
    • ‘A party's choice of leader is electorally important in so far as the person influences its electoral image.’
    • ‘He did this just because it was electorally popular and, crucially, a way of repaying election donors.’
    • ‘Statute is too often knee-jerk, headline-led populism with predictably tyrannous consequences for electorally irrelevant minorities.’