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 Merseyside restaurants nominated in the English Curry Awards 2019: Holdi Rainford Indian Restaurant, St Helens - nominated for Most Wanted Restaurant of the Year and Best Team of the Year; Mayur Indian Restaurant, Liverpool - nominated for Best Restaurant Design & Ambience; Rumi by Bukhara, Liverpool - nominated for Best Customer Service; Yukti Indian Street Fusion, Liverpool - nominated for Street Food of the Year; The Pepper Vine, Liverpool - nominated for South Indian Restaurant of the Year.
mong those nominated for the awards are ohn llison, a ritish artist and writer, who has been nominated for both est umour Publication and est Continuing Series for his work on iant ays from oom Studios.
He has become the sixth candidate nominated for the President to date.
The National Assembly has 75 women, 22 elected, from the 290 constituencies in the last election; six nominated for 12 nomination slots and 47 elected as woman representatives.
Filipino-American Matthew Libatique is nominated for Best Cinematography for his work in Lady Gaga's "A Star is Born." He was also nominated at the recently concluded Critics' Choice Awards but was bested by Alfonso Cuaron of the film "Roma.
DUBAI: Lebanese director Nadine Labaki's "Capernaum" has been nominated for an Oscar, but it isn't the only film from the region to be recognized by the academy over the years.
Students may be nominated for a number of reasons, both academic and social.
There are many fantastic volunteers and school governors in our community who could be nominated for a Queen's honour.
Addressing a joint press conference after submitting the nomination papers of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) Chief Maulana Fazl-ur-Rehman for the slot of president from the opposition parties, Ahsan said it had been decided at the Murree meeting of the opposition parties that a consensus candidate would be nominated for the presidential polls.
Hundreds of nurses were nominated for the 2017-2018 awards.
Dr Summer Sultana were nominated for BASR for the period of three years.
Nine journalists nominated for the post of the head of the Iraqi journalists and eight journalists nominated for the post of deputy head of the IJS among 69 journalists.
According to a notification of the Establishment Division, a total of 136 officers have been nominated for the 23rd SMC of all services groups, including 12 officers of the Pakistan Administrative Service, 16 officers of Police Service of Pakistan, 10 officers of Secretariat Group and 10 nominated officers belonged to the Pakistan Customs Service.
Where Chupan Chupai has been nominated for Best Film, stars of the movie including Ahsan Khan, Neelam Muneer and Ali Rizvi have been nominated in the Best Actor, Best Actress and Best Supporting actor's categories respectively.