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ラッセル英単語・熟語


★ nominate (v)【・・・を指名する;(地位・賞などに)推薦する;(官職に)任命する】

* nomination (n):指名,任命;推薦
Why is it that, if Satan and Beelzebub were nominated as the official candidates and the Archangel Gabriel stood as an independent, the Archangel would have no chance of being elected?
[もし悪魔と Beelzebub(堕天使,サタンの次の悪魔)が党公認の候補者に指名され,大天使ガブリエルが無所属で立候補するならば,ガブリエルに当選の見込みがないのはどうしてだろうか。
 出典:ラッセル『アメリカン・エッセイ集』の中の「政治家について」]

I want to nominate you as the next president of the club.
[私は君をクラブの次期部長に指名したい。
 出典:『九大英単』, p.26]

The director nominated me as his official representative at the conference.
[ 出典:Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English, new ed.]

If someone is nominated for a job or position, their name is formally suggested as a candidate for it. / A nomination is an official suggestion of someone as a candidate in an election or for a job.
[ 出典:COBUILD English Dictionary for Advanced Learners, 3rd ed.]