What does nominee mean?

Definitions for nominee
ˌnɒm əˈninom·i·nee

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. campaigner, candidate, nomineenoun

    a politician who is running for public office

GCIDE

  1. Nomineenoun

    A person named, or designated, by another, to any office, duty, or position; one nominated, or proposed, by others for office or for election to office. One remains a nominee until one has been elected or has assumed the office.

    Etymology: [See Nominate, and -ee.]

Wiktionary

  1. nomineenoun

    A person named, or designated, by another, to any office, duty, or position; one nominated, or proposed, by others for office or for election to office.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nomineenoun

    a person named, or designated, by another, to any office, duty, or position; one nominated, or proposed, by others for office or for election to office

    Etymology: [See Nominate, and -ee.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Nominee

    nom-in-ē′, n. one who is nominated by another: one on whose life an annuity or lease depends: one to whom the holder of a copyhold estate surrenders his interest.

Editors Contribution

  1. nominee

    A person proposed to be elected.

    The nominee was accepted and decided to run for election.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 10, 2020  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nominee in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nominee in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of nominee in a Sentence

  1. Newt Gingrich:

    Trump is putting together a very unique coalition that's rattled a lot of people who have made a living out of trying to win within a Republican structure which is now increasingly obsolete, a lot of people smugly said when we get down to reality, he is not going to be the nominee because in the end people aren't going to vote for him. Well, guess what — he's almost certainly going to be the nominee.

  2. Dick Durbin:

    I hate to think that this process in the Senate Judiciary Committee is being likened to a piñata contest where we are blindly going to swing at whoever that nominee or piñata is going to be, we have a responsibility to be fair.

  3. Rod Rosenstein:

    Each nominee meets or exceeds the qualifications normally required for those important jobs.

  4. Ray Nolte:

    Is Donald going to be the nominee? I don’t know. It’s sure looking that way now, anyone here (at Davos) who is in the mainstream says there is no way he could possibly get the nomination. When I hear that, it probably means it is going to happen.

  5. Ben Howe:

    I've promised that I will phone bank for Hillary if he's the nominee, i think (Trump) is a vulgar, sociopathic liar and I don't want him out there saying he represents me.

Images & Illustrations of nominee

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