Definition of

Nominate

  1. (verb, communication) propose as a candidate for some honor
  2. (verb, social) put forward; nominate for appointment to an office or for an honor or position
  3. (verb, social) charge with a function; charge to be
    She was made president of the club
  4. (verb, social) create and charge with a task or function

via WordNet, Princeton University

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