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The show earned 20 award nominations and four gongs. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Expect acclaim, tears and a container load of award nominations to follow anyway. The Sun (2016)Then he won the Republican nomination. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She wore it when she clinched the Democratic nomination, and for her speech at the party convention. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The way you manage this is by being the people who always turn up prepared with arguments, motions and nominations, who get there first and leave last. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Both are also tipped to earn nominations for best film. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He had to pander and pander to the far right to get the nomination. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The first official nominations were released last night for the battle to be leader. The Sun (2007) Awards nominations can pit unlikely combatants against one another. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Unite did not make a formal nomination for the position of deputy. Times, Sunday Times (2015)At the annual meeting her husband entered her name in nomination for the position. Christianity Today (2000)That direct contact is the justification for their continued role in exercising such profound influence over the presidential nomination process. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Please get your nominations in early. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Watch the award nominations roll in. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Until her nomination is secure, she is likely to keep quiet. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The role won him an Oscar nomination for best actor and the respect he felt he needed. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This led to his nomination and election as vice-president. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)By now his campaign was becoming increasingly confi dent of securing the Democratic nomination. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The Frenchman looks unlikely to secure the nominations required to stand in the presidential election. Times, Sunday Times (2015)She won two of her three Oscar nominations for those films. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Two months ago he was written off as a contender for the Republican presidential nomination. Times, Sunday Times (2007)His work on the screenplay earned him the first of two Oscar nominations as well as a reputation for being a difficult man to work with. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This role has earned Streep her eighteenth Oscar nomination for acting. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He said: 'I was expecting either three or two nominations. The Sun (2011)No official nominations yet, but here are the year's releases we think will be in the running for a nod. The Sun (2013)
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British English: nomination /ˌnɒmɪˈneɪʃən/ NOUN
A nomination is an official suggestion of someone for a job, position, or prize.
...a list of nominations for senior positions.
- American English: nomination
- Arabic: تَرْشِيحٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: nomeação
- Chinese: 任命
- Croatian: nominacija
- Czech: nominace
- Danish: nominering
- Dutch: nominatie
- European Spanish: nombramiento
- Finnish: nimeäminen
- French: désignation
- German: Nominierung
- Greek: αναγόρευση
- Italian: nomina
- Japanese: 指名
- Korean: 지명
- Norwegian: nominasjon
- Polish: nominacja
- European Portuguese: nomeação
- Romanian: nominalizare
- Russian: номинация
- Spanish: nombramiento
- Swedish: nominering
- Thai: การเสนอชื่อ
- Turkish: adaylık
- Ukrainian: призначення
- Vietnamese: sự đề cử
Definition of nomination from the Collins English Dictionary
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