win an election

This page is about the collocation win an election

collocation pattern: verb + noun


to be awarded victory by those running an election

For example

  • Do you think we can win the election?

  • Elections aren't always won by those who get the most votes.

Similar collocations include "win a ballot" and "win a vote"

Quick Quiz

If you win a national election, you

a. have the right to vote

b. have the right to govern

c. decide who wins the election

Contributor: Matt Errey