NOMINATE in a Sentence

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 Meanings and Examples of NOMINATE
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nominate
 v.  designate; appoint
Classic Sentence:
1  There had come to Scully a proposition to nominate a certain rich brewer who lived upon a swell boulevard that skirted the district, and who coveted the big badge and the "honorable" of an alderman.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
Get Context   In Chapter 25
2  Most skilful, too, was his audacity in nominating himself contrary to the expectation of the nobles, and in proposing colleagues on whom he could depend to carry out his ends.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XLI.
3  But on Pacuvius desiring them to propose a substitute, the meeting was quieted, and after a brief pause one of the commons was nominated.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XLVII.
4  And the same thing happening in every case, each and all of those nominated were judged unworthy of senatorial rank.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XLVII.
5  Then he became alarmed, and dared not stay any longer at Nimes, so he solicited a change of residence, and, as he was in reality very influential, he was nominated to Versailles.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 44. The Vendetta.
6  It is safe with me," said the Outlaw, "so be that this thy scroll produce the sum therein nominated and set down.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIII
7  I nominated him and was the Rhetor.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 6: CHAPTER X
8  Their power was nominal but they had at least been able to keep the state government in the hands of native Georgians.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLVII
9  He says that there can be no high civilization without enslavement of the masses, either nominal or real.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIX
10  It was no nominal meal that we were going to make, but a vigorous reality.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXXVII
11  Even your constant little heart need not take fright at such a nominal change.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
12  Though nominally included in the census of Christendom, he was still an alien to it.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 34. The Cabin-Table.
13  The city, which was owned by an oligarchy of business men, being nominally ruled by the people, a huge army of graft was necessary for the purpose of effecting the transfer of power.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
Get Context   In Chapter 25
14  He asked me who the nominators were; and I told him.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In IVY DAY IN THE COMMITTEE ROOM
Example Sentence: (33 in 3 pages)
16  Some broad equity price indexes have increased to all-time highs in nominal terms since the end of 2013.
17  The company could not indicate a person even nominally responsible for staff training.
18  He won the nomination as Democratic candidate for the presidency.
19  They say he's certain to get a nomination for best supporting actor.
20  She is standing for the Democratic Party presidential nomination.
21  Six candidates are currently vying for the Democratic presidential nomination.
22  He is currently the front runner for the Democratic Party presidential nomination.
23  A year ago he was just an also-ran for the Democratic nomination.
24  Three of the original five candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination have now thrown in the towel.
25  Few expected that he would declare his candidacy for the Democratic nomination for the presidency.
26  A third candidate has entered the contest for the Republican nomination.
27  The Senate Judiciary Committee is expected to vote momen-tarily on his nomination to the Supreme Court.
28  His nomination, while strongly backed by the President, has received tepid support in the Senate.
29  Local Republican leaders foresee Bush nomination.
30  But the Clinton stash keeps her in pole position in the race to secure the party nomination in a year's time.