Synonyms for nominate

Synonyms for (verb) nominate

Synonyms: nominate, put forward, put up

Definition: propose as a candidate for some honor

Similar words: propose, nominate

Definition: put forward; nominate for appointment to an office or for an honor or position

Usage: The President nominated her as head of the Civil Rights Commission


Synonyms: constitute, name, nominate, appoint

Definition: create and charge with a task or function

Usage: nominate a committee

Similar words: plant, establish, found, constitute, institute

Definition: set up or lay the groundwork for

Usage: establish a new department


Synonyms: nominate, name, make

Definition: charge with a function; charge to be

Usage: She was named Head of the Committee; She was made president of the club

Similar words: appoint, charge

Definition: assign a duty, responsibility or obligation to

Usage: He was appointed deputy manager; She was charged with supervising the creation of a concordance


Synonyms: propose, nominate

Definition: put forward; nominate for appointment to an office or for an honor or position

Usage: The President nominated her as head of the Civil Rights Commission

Similar words: select, choose, take, pick out

Definition: pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives

Usage: Take any one of these cards; Choose a good husband for your daughter; She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her