nominate (one) as (something)

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nominate (one) as (something)

To recommend, suggest, or put forward one as a candidate for some role or position. The board of directors said they want to nominate me as the company's representative during the tribunal. This is the first time he has been nominated as a candidate in a election.
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nominate someone as something

to suggest someone to be the candidate to serve as something. I would like to nominate Karen as our representative. She nominated herself as the one most likely to do the job.
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References in classic literature ?
As these patient drudges were mingling their tears, they were notified that they must go on duty again, for one of the political parties had nominated a thief and was about to hold a gratification meeting.
"A medical practice can be nominated as treating doctor ...
Judi Dench and Javier Bardem are nominated as Supporting Actress and Supporting Actor for Skyfall.
Court of Appeals judge recently nominated as Chief Justice