Definition of 'nominate'
- propose as a candidate for some honor
Synonyms: put up put forward
- put forward; nominate for appointment to an office; "The President nominated her as head of the Civil Rights Commission"
- charge with a function; charge to be; "She was named Head of the Committee"; "She was made president of the club"
Synonyms: name make
- create and charge with a task or function; "nominate a committee"
Synonyms: appoint name constitute