superdelegate - definition and synonyms

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a delegate who has an automatic seat at the Democractic Party Convention and who is not pledged to any candidate

    Because they are free to support anyone they want, superdelegates could potentially swing the results to nominate a presidential candidate that did not receive the majority of votes during the primaries.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 01/03/2016