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Clearly, Mayor Bloomberg did some things right. I think he did a very good job on public health. He did a very good job on environment. I think he was right to achieve mayoral control of education. I don't think he then applied it the right way.
Bill de Blasio

Meaning of "mayoral" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MAYORAL

mayoral  [ˈmɛərəl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MAYORAL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Mayoral is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES MAYORAL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Mayor

In many countries, a mayor (from the Latin māior (/ˈmɑːjɒr/), meaning "bigger") is the highest-ranking officer in the municipal government of a town or a large urban city. In many municipal systems the mayor serves as chief executive officer and/or ceremonial official of many types of municipalities. Worldwide, there is a wide variance in local laws and customs regarding the powers and responsibilities of a mayor, as well as the means by which a mayor is elected or otherwise mandated.

Definition of mayoral in the English dictionary

The definition of mayoral in the dictionary is of or relating to a mayor.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MAYORAL


admiral
ˈædmərəl
agricultural
ˌæɡrɪˈkʌltʃərəl
architectural
ˌɑːkɪˈtektʃərəl
corporal
ˈkɔːpərəl
cultural
ˈkʌltʃərəl
electoral
ɪˈlɛktərəl
federal
ˈfɛdərəl
funeral
ˈfjuːnərəl
general
ˈdʒɛnərəl
horticultural
ˌhɔːtɪˈkʌltʃərəl
lateral
ˈlætərəl
liberal
ˈlɪbərəl
mineral
ˈmɪnərəl
minerals
ˈmɪnərəl
mural
ˈmjʊərəl
peripheral
pəˈrɪfərəl
rural
ˈrʊərəl
spiral
ˈspaɪərəl
structural
ˈstrʌktʃərəl
temporal
ˈtɛmpərəl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MAYORAL

mayfly
mayhap
mayhem
Mayhew
Maying
mayn´t
Mayo
Mayon
mayonnaise
mayor
mayoralties
mayoralty
mayoress
mayorship
Mayotte
maypole
maypop
mayst
maysterdome
mayweed

WORDS THAT END LIKE MAYORAL

amoral
antitumoral
Balmoral
choral
coral
doctoral
femoral
floral
humoral
immoral
littoral
loral
moral
oral
pastoral
pectoral
postdoctoral
rectoral
sectoral
tumoral

Synonyms and antonyms of mayoral in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «mayoral» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MAYORAL

Find out the translation of mayoral to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of mayoral from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «mayoral» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

市长
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

alcaldía
570 millions of speakers

English

mayoral
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मेयर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مايورال
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

мэра
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

prefeito
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মেয়র
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

à la mairie
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Mayoral
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Bürgermeister
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

市長の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

시장 선거
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Mayoral
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

thị trưởng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மேயர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

महापौर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

belediye başkanlığı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sindaco
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Mayoral
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

мера
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

de primar
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

δημάρχου
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

burgemeesterskomitee
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

borgmästar-
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Mayoral
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of mayoral

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MAYORAL»

The term «mayoral» is quite widely used and occupies the 32.737 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MAYORAL» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about mayoral

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QUOTES WITH «MAYORAL»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word mayoral.
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Bill de Blasio
Clearly, Mayor Bloomberg did some things right. I think he did a very good job on public health. He did a very good job on environment. I think he was right to achieve mayoral control of education. I don't think he then applied it the right way.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MAYORAL»

Discover the use of mayoral in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to mayoral and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Mayors in the Middle: Politics, Race, and Mayoral Control of ...
Students of urban politics, race, and inner-city education will benefit from reading it."--John F. Witte, University of Wisconsin-Madison "This is a timely work, given the growing interest in reforming the governance of urban education.
Jeffrey R. Henig, Wilbur C. Rich, 2004
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The Urban Voter: Group Conflict and Mayoral Voting Behavior ...
Investigates the mayoral politics of New York and Los Angeles to reveal the role that interracial conflict plays in local voting decisions
Karen M. Kaufmann, 2004
3
Mayoral Control of the New York City Schools
David Rogers. violence), programs with business relating to work and careers, and any other curriculum initiatives not included in these areas. This is not just another ad hoc list, but emerges in large part from Alvarado's experience managing ...
David Rogers, 2009
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Informal Mayoral Involvement in Education
The formal mayoral involvement described by quasi-integrated structures are more limited forms of mayoral control because these mayors are not yet trusted with full functional authority. It does not address the informal role of mayors who have ...
Danielle L. LeSure, 2008
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When Mayors Take Charge: School Governance in the City
kenneth. k. wong. 4. Does. Mayoral. Control. Improve. Performance. in. Urban. Districts? Mayoral. appointment of school boards is gaining national prominence as a reform model. The public is paying growing attention to mayoral control as an ...
Joseph P. Viteritti, 2009
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Besieged: School Boards and the Future of Education Politics
of mayoral takeover on resource allocation. Although student achievement outcomes dominate policy discussion, the data currently available make it quite hard to generalize across districts about the effect of mayoral takeover on student  ...
William G. Howell, 2005
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The Education Mayor: Improving America's Schools
Mayoral power, at the same time, will be checked by the City Council, which holds line-item budgetary authority. At the time of completing this chapter, the reform act is under consideration by the U.S. Congress. Because Congress has to ...
Kenneth K. Wong, 2007
8
Urban and Regional Policy and Its Effects
Associations between Mayoral Control and English Language Arts (ELA) Achievement Test Scores and Proficiency Levels in New York City, 1999–2008a Source: New York City Department of Education (http://schools.nyc.gov/). *** Significant ...
Nancy Pindus, Howard Wial, Harold Wolman, 2010
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Minutes for the Mayoral Year Ending in ...
Minute tor the Mayoral Year ENDING OCTOBER, I913. In conseqiience of the death of Mr. J. Dowcll Ellis, who occupied the Mayoral Chair tor the year eiiding October, 1912, it fell to me, as DeputyMayor, to sign the Mayor's Minute of that year.
Johannesburg (South Africa). Municipal Council, 1914
10
Race, Politics, and Governance in the United States
The. Deracialization. Strategy. and. African. American. Candidates. in. Memphis. Mayoral. Elections. Sharon. D. Wright. On October 4, 1991 , Willie W. Herenton defeated nine-year incumbent Richard C "Dick" Hackett by 1 72 votes to become  ...
Huey Perry, 1996

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MAYORAL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term mayoral is used in the context of the following news items.
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Former mayoral candidate convicted in false 911 calls case
PITTSBURGH —A community activist and former Pittsburgh mayoral candidate has been convicted of several misdemeanors for what ... «WTAE Pittsburgh, Jul 15»
2
Roberts raises $300000 for mayoral race
Charlotte Democrat Jennifer Roberts Tuesday reported raising more than $300,000 for her mayoral bid, a near-record amount for this point in a ... «Charlotte Observer, Jul 15»
3
5 slated for ballot in Montgomery mayoral election
On Tuesday, the qualifying period for the Montgomery municipal election ended, leaving five candidates for the mayoral election and 35 ... «Montgomery Advertiser, Jul 15»
4
Beyond Barker: Love Valley's mayoral history
When reporting on the tiny town of Love Valley, the name Andy Barker will invariably arise. After all, Barker founded the town and almost ... «Statesville Record & Landmark, Jul 15»
5
Former Odessa Mayoral Candidate Arrested in Florida
A former mayoral candidate in Odessa is accused of traveling across county lines to have sex with an underage teenager. 54-year-old Mark ... «NewsWest9.com, Jul 15»
6
Mayoral finance reports: PACs and consultants
Let's take a deeper dive into Mayoral candidate fundraising by examining one of the main categories of raised funds, and one of the main ... «Chron.com, Jul 15»
7
Committee to endorse Bridgeport mayoral candidate
Democrat Howard Gardner, a member of the Bridgeport's Board of Education, announced his candidacy for mayor Tuesday, but insiders say a ... «News 12 Connecticut, Jul 15»
8
ULM child development center director honored by Mayoral committee
Emily Williamson, director of the University of Louisiana at Monroe Child Development Center, will be honored as the recipient of the ... «Monroe News Star, Jul 15»
9
Violence, budget shortfall discussed during Hartford mayoral debate
Six candidates vying for the mayor's seat in Hartford offered their plans on how they would manage the city's challenges. A debate was held ... «WFSB, Jul 15»
10
Round three: Auburn mayoral race reflects rematch between Quill …
The two were first opponents in a contested mayoral race in 2007, though under different circumstances. Back then, Lattimore was mayor after ... «Auburn Citizen, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Mayoral [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/mayoral>. Dec 2019 ».
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