Examples of nomination in a Sentence
We expect him to get the Democratic nomination.
Membership is by nomination only.
The novel earned a nomination for the National Book Award.
The film received five Academy Award nominations.
The nominations for the Academy Awards have been announced.
Recent Examples of nomination from the Web
But his nomination was still headed for Senate hearings prior to this week.
His nomination is a sign that the Trump administration could seek to further shake up parts of the country's weather enterprise, says Cliff Mass, an atmospheric scientist at the University of Washington in Seattle.
The deadline to submit nominations is 5 p.m. Oct. 20.
After screening at Sundance in 2015, the Weinstein Company picked up the film and gave it a push that landed it on the shortlist for nominations for the 88th Academy Awards.
The society provided a grant toward the nomination to offset the city’s application fee, Grammer said.
After Christmas break, the Nobel committees get right back to work, whittling down 2,000 to 3,000 nominations to choose the next cohort of history-making Nobel laureates.
In fact, Hulu was only one year removed from scoring its first two nominations ever at the 2016 Emmys, but this year's event brought the platform its first-ever wins.
After a rigorous nomination and voting process that started in January, Zagat released its first national 30 Under 30 list.
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First Known Use of nomination
NOMINATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of nomination for English Language Learners
: the act of formally choosing someone as a candidate for a job, position, office, etc.
: the act of choosing someone for a job, position, office, etc.
: the act of choosing someone or something as a candidate for receiving an honor or award
NOMINATION Defined for Kids
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