Definition Of nominate

verb

denoting a race or subspecies that is given the same epithet as the species to which it belongs, for example, Homo sapiens sapiens.

Most birds are of the nominate race fabalis.

propose or formally enter as a candidate for election or for an honor or award.

the film was nominated for several Oscars

specify (something) formally, typically the date or place for an event.

a day was nominated for the exchange of contracts

Example Of nominate

  • A courageous young woman from the Selby area has been nominated for a prestigious award for her work as a young carer.

  • A four year old boy has been nominated for an award for his quick thinking which helped rescue his mum after she collapsed with an epileptic seizure.

  • According to the constitution, the coalition will have seven days to nominate its Cabinet members.

  • All the ‘Humanitarian’ has to do is nominate an account from which deductions can be regularly made.

  • Also, a filibuster is a strategy they cannot repeat every time the President nominates a conservative to the bench.


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