(of a political party, candidate, etc) not likely to be elected
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How to use unelectable in a sentence
Their guy Ken Cuccinelli had been dismissed as extreme and unelectable.
Clinton Democrats took for granted that Cruz was unelectable.
Debates even the playing field, even as they attract their share of unelectable oddballs.
They helped make Mitt Romney unelectable, or more unelectable than he was anyway.
John Catsimatidis, a major Republican donor and Romney supporter from New York, says Gingrich is unelectable.Newt Gingrich’s Battered Campaign Struggles With Money Woes | Ben Jacobs | February 14, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST