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Synonyms for nominate
ˈnɒm əˌneɪt; -nɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nominate, put up, put forward(verb)

    propose as a candidate for some honor

    Synonyms:
    digest, abide, evoke, tolerate, put forward, support, house, tin, can, endure, appoint, put up, post, stick out, call down, conjure, make, state, arouse, assert, offer, invoke, propose, conjure up, stomach, erect, raise, stir, provide, call forth, brook, set up, domiciliate, name, suffer, bring up, stand, rear, posit, contribute, constitute, submit, bear

  2. nominate, propose(verb)

    put forward; nominate for appointment to an office or for an honor or position

    "The President nominated her as head of the Civil Rights Commission"

    Synonyms:
    suggest, aim, put up, pop the question, appoint, propose, name, purport, declare oneself, purpose, put forward, project, advise, offer, make, constitute

  3. name, nominate, make(verb)

    charge with a function; charge to be

    "She was named Head of the Committee"; "She was made president of the club"

    Synonyms:
    wee-wee, take, hit, bring in, key out, refer, construct, draw, cook, have, piddle, hold, distinguish, piss, constitute, discover, do, reach, earn, make believe, get to, diagnose, shit, defecate, lay down, make water, name, pass water, stimulate, progress to, create, crap, bring up, take a shit, pretend, advert, gain, ready, establish, realize, list, make up, propose, give, attain, pull in, induce, form, pee, make, wee, ca-ca, get, describe, prepare, micturate, identify, take in, score, put forward, build, throw, arrive at, pee-pee, cite, relieve oneself, spend a penny, mention, puddle, take a crap, clear, appoint, produce, put up, call, take a leak, key, cause, urinate, work, fix, realise, stool, seduce

  4. appoint, name, nominate, constitute(verb)

    create and charge with a task or function

    "nominate a committee"

    Synonyms:
    found, form, put up, list, appoint, identify, represent, be, bring up, mention, name, describe, advert, plant, put forward, comprise, establish, key out, propose, institute, diagnose, call, charge, discover, make up, distinguish, cite, refer, key, make, constitute

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. nominate

    Synonyms:
    name, specify, appoint, individualize, define, invest, present, entitle

    Antonyms:
    suggest, indicate, conjecture, describe, recal, deprive, cancel, withdraw, divert

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. nominate(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    name for an office, propose as a candidate, designate for appointment or election

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    appoint, designate, nominates, propose, nomination, designating, appointment, nominating

How to use nominate in a sentence?

  1. Ted Cruz:

    If we nominate Donald, we end up electing Hillary as president.

  2. Jim Manley:

    The president should go forward and nominate the most liberal candidate possible.

  3. Argentine President Mauricio Macri:

    We have decided that our best opportunity is to jointly nominate ourselves as candidates.

  4. Arthur Schlesinger, Jr., Playboy Interview - May 1966:

    No national political party is going to nominate another right-wing candidate for a long time.

  5. Ted Cruz:

    I believe the only way to beat the Democrats is to nominate a candidate who has a significantly different record.

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