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.

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

  2. 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. Barack Obama:

    I've talked to many of them, and I've told them I'm sympathetic. And, by the way, there's not a lot of vigor when they defend the position that they're taking, that they wouldn't even meet, for example, with a Supreme Court nominee. They're pretty sheepish about it when they make those comments.

  2. Mitt Romney:

    If we Republicans choose Donald Trump as our nominee, I believe that the prospects for a safe and prosperous future would be greatly diminished, and I'm convinced Donald Trump would lose to Hillary Clinton.

  3. Former Sen. Bob Dole:

    If he's the nominee, we're going to have wholesale losses in Congress and state offices and governors and legislatures.

  4. White House spokesman Josh Earnest:

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

  5. House Speaker Paul Ryan:

    For 2017 to be the kind of year it has to be, that 2016 is the year where we give the country an alternative, we give them ideas, we give them solutions, and we run on those, instead of having a personality contest in 2016 we have an ideas contest, and I believe we can do that whoever our nominee is going to be.

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