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
Another goal is to play a major jazz festival someday and receive a Grammy nomination on a recording of ours.
George, a state corrections officer and former Morgan County commissioner, is running for the Republican nomination for governor next year.
Complete information and the nomination form are available at morainevalley.edu/hofnomination.
Rep. Kevin Jones, a Wellsville Republican who served as a Green Beret in Iraq, announced his decision to campaign for the Republican nomination in Kansas’ 2nd congressional district Wednesday.
The Emmy Awards are a month away, and HBO is primed for another big night after leading all competitors in nominations for a 17th consecutive year.
President Donald Trump makes nominations for Cabinet secretaries and other key posts subject to confirmation by the U.S. Senate.
On balance, unlike the filibuster for judicial and executive nominations, the legislative filibuster is a good thing.
Alex Diaz de la Portilla, left; Jose Felix Diaz, center, and Lorenzo Palomares are vying for the Republican nomination in Senate District 40.
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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
Definition of nomination for Students
- The Senate has to approve the nomination.
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