What does candidacy mean?

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

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. campaigning, candidacy, candidature, electioneering, political campaign(noun)

    the campaign of a candidate to be elected


  1. candidacy(Noun)

    the state, or act of being a candidate

Webster Dictionary

  1. Candidacy(noun)

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


  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. Alex
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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. Carly Fiorina:

    People did n’t take my candidacy seriously at first, i think that question has faded pretty quickly.

  2. Terry Alexander:

    It has made a difference in how people see my candidacy, it's created a lot of enthusiasm and a tremendous boost in fundraising.

  3. Ben Carson:

    I am willing to be a part of the equation and therefore, I’m announcing my candidacy for President of the United States of America.

  4. Amy Klobuchar:

    Tonight is about grit, and my story, like so many of yours, is one of resilience, i announced my candidacy in the middle of a Minnesota blizzard. And there were a lot of people that predicted I wouldn't even get through that speech, but not the people of my state, and not the people of New Hampshire. Except, then they predicted that we wouldn't make it through the summer. We did. Then they predicted we wouldn't make it to the debates and Man, were we at the debate in New Hampshire.

  5. 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.

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