HyperDic: nominee

English > 1 sense of the word nominee:
NOUNperson nominee, campaigner, candidatea politician who is running for public office
nominee > pronunciation
Rhymesabalone ... Zuni: 221 rhymes with niy...
English > nominee: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningA politician who is running for public office.
Synonymscampaigner, candidate
Narrowerdark horseA political candidate who is not well known but could win unexpectedly
favorite sonA United States politician favored / favored mainly in his or her home state
running mateA nominee for the lesser of two closely related political offices
spoilerA candidate with no chance of winning but who may draw enough votes to prevent one of the leading candidates from winning
stalking-horseA candidate put forward to divide the Opposition or to mask the true candidate
write-in candidate, write-inA candidate for public office whose name does not appear on the ballot and so must be written on the ballot by the voters
Broaderpolitician, politico, pol, political leaderA person active in party politics
Spanishcandidata, candidato, nominada, nominado
Catalancandidata, candidat

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