verb re·nom·i·nate \(ˌ)rē-ˈnä-mə-ˌnāt\

: to nominate (someone) again

Full Definition of RENOMINATE

transitive verb
:  to nominate again especially for a succeeding term
re·nom·i·na·tion \(ˌ)rē-ˌnä-mə-ˈnā-shən\ noun

Examples of RENOMINATE

  1. The President is likely to be renominated for a second term.
  2. The President has renominated a judge that Congress previously rejected.

First Known Use of RENOMINATE



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