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Definitions for candidacy
-də si; -də tʃərcan·di·da·cy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. campaigning, candidacy, candidature, electioneering, political campaignnoun

    the campaign of a candidate to be elected

Wiktionary

  1. candidacynoun

    the state, or act of being a candidate

Webster Dictionary

  1. Candidacynoun

    the position of a candidate; state of being a candidate; candidateship

Freebase

  1. Candidacy

    Candidacy is a rite which takes place during Roman Catholic seminary formation, by which the Church recognizes the seminarian as worthy of being ordained. Permanent deacons in the Roman Catholic Church also go through Candidacy or being recognized as worthy of being ordained just before their ordination as permanent deacons.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of candidacy in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of candidacy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of candidacy in a Sentence

  1. Ben Carson:

    I'm willing to be part of the equation and, therefore, I'm announcing my candidacy for president of the United States of America.

  2. Bill Evanina:

    This is consistent with Moscow's public criticism of him when he was Vice President for his role in the Obama Administration's policies on Ukraine and its support for the anti-Putin opposition inside Russia, some Kremlin-linked actors are also seeking to boost President Trump's candidacy on social media and Russian television.

  3. Joe Trippi:

    The environment is ripe for anti-Washington, anti-politician candidacy. The more the Republican establishment circles the wagons, the more people are attracted to him.

  4. John McCain:

    With Sen. Lindsey Graham's announcement, Republicans lost our most qualified, thoughtful, fearless and honest presidential candidate, not to mention the candidate with the best (and it seemed sometimes the only) sense of humor, as sorry as I am to see Lindsey's candidacy end, I understand his reasons, and I'm as proud of him as I've ever been for his exemplary service to our party and our country.

  5. Mario Andrada:

    French prosecutors and the Guardian newspaper do not make any reference to the Rio 2016 candidacy, they only cite the city as to exemplify a process which, according to them, had a problem in the preliminary phase.

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