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synonyms for nomination

  • choice
  • designation
  • election
  • proposal
  • recommendation
  • selection
  • suggestion
  • naming
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These nominations have not met with the same level of vocal criticism levied at Corden’s nod.
NOMINEES (AND 2 WINNERS) FOR 2021 GOLDEN GLOBES ANNOUNCEDTROY MASTERSFEBRUARY 3, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
It’s no surprise that Netflix, whose original content vastly outnumbers that of any other platform, dominates the list of nominations.
THE 11 WEIRDEST GOLDEN GLOBE NOMINATIONS—AND WHAT SHOULD HAVE BEEN NOMINATED INSTEADELIANA DOCKTERMANFEBRUARY 3, 2021TIME
Cardona had not taken a position on these issues, and he faced no significant objections to his nomination.
IN CONNECTICUT, MIGUEL CARDONA LED A FULL-COURT PRESS FOR SCHOOLS TO REOPENLAURA MECKLER, NICK ANDERSONFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
One can be nominated for the prize now and not have that nomination scrutinized until the early 2070s.
YOU, TOO, CAN BECOME A NOBEL PEACE PRIZE NOMINEEPHILIP BUMPFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Other long-serving Republican senators may also head for the door, and in every case the odds will favor the loudest and most extreme candidates to win the party nomination.
REPUBLICANS HAVE A STRATEGY TO TAKE BACK POWER. HERE’S WHY IT COULD FAIL.PAUL WALDMANJANUARY 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The committee voted 21 to 3, sending his nomination to the Senate floor for a possible final vote later this week.
SENATE COMMITTEE APPROVES PETE BUTTIGIEG’S NOMINATION AS TRANSPORTATION SECRETARYIAN DUNCANJANUARY 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The vote took place a day after the Senate Foreign Relations Committee advanced his nomination.
SENATE CONFIRMS ANTONY BLINKEN AS NEXT SECRETARY OF STATEMICHAEL K. LAVERSJANUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
The executive director of the LGBTQ Cancer Network, who goes by the single-name Scout, praised the news Levine obtained the nomination as assistant secretary of health.
RACHEL LEVINE TAPPED TO BECOME FIRST OUT TRANSGENDER SENATE-CONFIRMED OFFICIALCHRIS JOHNSONJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
Political parties have generally used their control of the nomination process to keep the most dangerous extremists out of their top positions.
ARE WE ENTERING A NEW ERA OF POLITICAL VIOLENCE?SEAN ILLINGJANUARY 7, 2021VOX
“If 2019’s record year of inclusion for LGBTQ and LGBTQ-themed nominees was a small step forward … then nominations for Oscar 2020 are a giant lap back,” wrote Blade critic John Paul King.
POP CULTURE COUNTDOWN: ICONIC AND IGNOMINIOUSJOEY DIGUGLIELMODECEMBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
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WORDS RELATED TO NOMINATION

  • allotment
  • approval
  • assigning
  • authorization
  • certification
  • choice
  • choosing
  • commissioning
  • delegation
  • deputation
  • designation
  • election
  • empowering
  • installation
  • naming
  • nomination
  • ordination
  • promotion
  • selection
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