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  1. nominees

    Nomination is part of the process of selecting a candidate for either election to a public office, or the bestowing of an honor or award. A collection of nominees narrowed from the full list of candidates is a short list.

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  1. nomineesnoun

    Plural noun of the word nominee.

    The nominees for the election were all active political members of the known parties and some independents.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 17, 2016  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nominees in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nominees in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of nominees in a Sentence

  1. Jason Miyares:

    The former Virginia Parole Board repeatedly broke the law when they released cop killers, murderers, rapists, and child abductors early, without notifying the victims, under the previous administration, we saw criminals put ahead of victims. This political stunt effectively ended parole in Virginia, hurting potential parolees, victims, their families, and our criminal justice system.I am confident Governor Youngkin’s nominees would hold the Parole Board to a higher standard, execute their jobs with professionalism, and serve Virginians well. The political games over the parole board must stop.

  2. The FBI:

    Upon receipt of the information on the night of September 12, Supreme Court nominees included it as part of Judge Kavanaugh’s background file, as per the standard process.

  3. Elizabeth Wydra:

    President Obama's nominees to the Supreme Court, in particular, will be a legacy for him not just because they may cast more liberal votes than justices a conservative president would've put on, but also because of the way they talk about the law and the Constitution.

  4. House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy:

    Unless Speaker Pelosi reverses course and seats all five Republican nominees, Senate Republicans will not be party to their sham process and will instead pursue our own investigation of the facts.

  5. Hillary Clinton:

    Hillary Clinton got what she needed in New York, a solid victory that stopped Bernie Sanders’s weeks-long winning streak … By the end of next week’s contests in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Connecticut, Rhode Island and Delaware, her lead in pledged delegates in all likelihood will be insurmountable … [ By May ] turning around public perceptions will be crucial if she hopes not just to win the presidency but to be able to rally the country behind her agenda … Trump’s problems do not diminish the fact that, standing alone, Hillary Clinton looks much weaker than recent nominees … The damage to Hillary Clinton from her battle with Bernie Sanders is borne out in the latest NBC News-Wall Street Journal poll. The longer this race has gone on, the more Hillary Clinton has shown vulnerabilities. The top-line number that caught the eyes of so many analysts shows Hillary Clinton now in a dead heat with [ Bernie ] Sanders nationally — ahead of Bernie Sanders by just two percentage points, 50 to 48percent.

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