What does nominee mean?

Definitions for nominee
ˌnɒm əˈninom·i·nee

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. campaigner, candidate, nominee(noun)

    a politician who is running for public office

GCIDE

  1. Nominee(n.)

    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. nominee(Noun)

    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. Nominee(noun)

    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. Jerome Powell:

    I think we are getting in here to commenting on a nominee to the Fed directly, that's something I'd rather avoid; it's really not my role to engage with potential nominees to the Fed.

  2. White House spokesman Josh Earnest:

    But the individual President Obama has put forward is somebody that Republicans have described as a consensus nominee.

  3. Mitch McConnell:

    The nominee is beyond qualified. His record of public service is beyond impressive. His commitment to serving our service members is beyond obvious. And the need for a Senate-confirmed secretary of defense is beyond urgent.

  4. Jeb Bush:

    At the end of the day, places like New Hampshire make up their mind based on who they want to see as the party's nominee to president of the United States. Not to prey on their fears. Not to fulfill their angst, and when we get to that decision point, I feel pretty good about my chances, to be honest with you.

  5. Mitch McConnell:

    We'll be addressing the nominee on the floor of the Senate this fall.

Images & Illustrations of nominee

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