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Candidacy

Meanings and phrases

candidacy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the campaign of a candidate to be elected; campaigning; candidature; electioneering; political campaign

announced his candidacy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1978 Tanzler announced his candidacy for Governor of Florida.
  • On April 24, 2013, he announced his candidacy for Governor of Ohio.
  • On April 11, 1987, Senator Gore of Tennessee announced his candidacy.

presidential candidacy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The committee's intent was to explore a presidential candidacy with the Federal Election Commission.
  • Lincoln was concerned that Grant might be considering a presidential candidacy in 1864, as was McClellan.
  • Senator John Eaton in order to defeat incumbent John Williams, who openly opposed his presidential candidacy.

declared his candidacy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2017, Elrich declared his candidacy for county executive.
  • He declared his candidacy in the 2011 leadership race on January 5, 2011.
  • Kildee declared his candidacy for the House of Representatives on November 1, 2011.

announced her candidacy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She officially announced her candidacy on 14 January 2018.
  • On February 12, 2009, O'Donnell had announced her candidacy.
  • Burton announced her candidacy for the leadership to replace him.

withdrew his candidacy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Leclair subsequently withdrew his candidacy on September 5, 2018.
  • After the interview, he withdrew his candidacy for the position in Oakland.
  • On October 2, for reasons of health, Heydar Aliyev withdrew his candidacy in favor of Ilham Aliyev.
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