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Synonyms for nominee
ˌnɒm əˈni

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. campaigner, candidate, nominee(noun)

    a politician who is running for public office

    campaigner, prospect, candidate

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "nominee":

    candidate, candidates, appointee, front-runner, finalist, applicant

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  1. Kevin Hassett:

    That's exactly how it works for every single nominee, is that there's an intent to nominate and then people fill out their forms, and then they decide, you know, whether they want to move forward after they look at what they have to recuse themselves from and so on and then the nomination officially goes to the Senate.

  2. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell:

    I just don't think the Senate ought to get into the middle of this, these guys are all slugging it out in Iowa and New Hampshire. We'll have a nominee, hopefully, by sometime in the spring.

  3. Sarah Sanders on Wednesday:

    This is a desperate and pathetic attempt by Key Senate Democrats to obstruct a very highly-qualified nominee. The hearing date is set for September 4.

  4. Ted Cruz:

    We are likely to have a battle in Cleveland to decide who is the nominee, if you don’t want to see Donald Trump as the nominee, … then I ask you to please vote for the men and women on this slate.

  5. Arthur Evans:

    I don't think he's going to be the nominee, it's name recognition, he's been around since the '80s and he's been on TV. But when people go to the polls and get into the booth, I don't think people are going to vote for him.

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