nominate (one) for (something)

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nominate (one) for (something)

To recommend, suggest, or put forward one as a candidate for some award, prize, honor, title, etc. Often used in passive constructions. She's been nominated for Best Actress four times, but she still has yet to actually win the award. I just found out I've been nominated for salesperson of the year!
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nominate someone for something

to suggest someone as a candidate for a particular office. I will nominate Carolyn for president. You cannot nominate yourself for this office.
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The nominations are starting for the Petplan & DCH Animal Charity Awards 2018 and this year we're asking our amazing supporters to nominate us for Animal Charity eam of the Year to show everyone here at the shelter how brilliant they are!
"It was after having collected all the data illustrating our sustainable practices that Elizabeth decided to nominate us for this award, and we are absolutely thrilled to have won."
Our customers are the ones who really make us who we are, and it's they we really have to thank as it is they who nominate us for the award."
Ms Guinness said: "It is humbling to think that our elderly patients have taken the time to nominate us for this award.
"The important thing for us is that parents are really happy with the service we provide, so happy they are willing to spend time to nominate us for this award.