1. the body of enfranchised citizens; those qualified to vote

Definition categories: group, citizenry, people

Sentences with electorate as a noun:

- The votes have been counted and the electorate has spoken.

- The electorate of Finchley borders on the electorate of Much-Binding-in-the-Marsh, splitting the new housing estate of Royal Cupolas.

- Fredrick the Great, Elector of Brandenburg and King of Prussia, commanded the most powerful electorate in the Empire.