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Candidate

Meanings and phrases

candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a politician who is running for public office; campaigner; nominee
  2. someone who is considered for something (for an office or prize or honor etc.); prospect

job candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an applicant who is being considered for a job

write-in candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a candidate for public office whose name does not appear on the ballot and so must be written on the ballot by the voters; write-in

presidential candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Senator and 2016 presidential candidate Rick Santorum.
  • Foreign tour can also be performed by presidential candidate.
  • In 1999, Donald Trump was depicted as a presidential candidate.

unsuccessful candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was an unsuccessful candidate for Wexford in 1883.
  • In 1843 he was an unsuccessful candidate for Congress.
  • In 1842 he was an unsuccessful candidate for Congress.

independent candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • An independent candidate also stood in Eastbrook.
  • In the elections he ran as an independent candidate.
  • Donald Cyrus Davie stood as an independent candidate.

not a candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was not a candidate for re-nomination in 1892.
  • Malepeai was not a candidate for reelection in 2012.
  • He was not a candidate in the 2014 general election.

candidate for reelection

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Malepeai was not a candidate for reelection in 2012.
  • He was not a candidate for reelection in 2008.
  • He was not a candidate for reelection in 1902.

candidate for renomination

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was not a candidate for renomination in 1912.
  • He was not a candidate for renomination in 1910.

no candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the election, no candidate received a majority of the votes.
  • Because no candidate won a majority, the Vermont General Assembly had to decide.
  • If no candidate achieves a majority in the first round, a runoff election is held.

only candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Macamo was the only candidate for the position.
  • Since Rankin was the only candidate, he was returned unopposed.
  • Pashinyan was the only candidate who was put forward for the vote.

gubernatorial candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On May 24, 2010, gubernatorial candidate and former U.S.
  • Harriman was a gubernatorial candidate for California on the SLP ticket in 1898.
  • In 1962, Republican gubernatorial candidate Bill Scranton tapped him as his running mate.

other candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The other candidate for the position was Salvatore Fergola.
  • The other candidate was Leevin Camacho.
  • The other candidate was Sir Francis Goodricke (1797–1865), a Tory.

parliamentary candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Sturla (the person) became a parliamentary candidate for Dawn in 2016.
  • In August 1842 he was parliamentary candidate for Nottingham, in a by-election.
  • Chamlong decided to resign as governor and become a PDP parliamentary candidate.

party candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was also fielded as the party candidate in parliamentary elections.
  • Right-to-Life party candidate Joan McDermott received 3.2% (2,967) of the vote.

mayoral candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The third placed mayoral candidate received a mere 1,000 votes.
  • However, mayoral candidate Ludye Wallace sued on the basis of state law (T.C.A.
  • Then on July 26, withdrew his councillor candidacy and re-registered as a mayoral candidate.

candidate for governor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2003, he was a candidate for governor of Louisiana.
  • França was also a candidate for governor of São Paulo in 2018.
  • In 1858 and 1860, he was the Whig candidate for governor of Massachusetts.

possible candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He saw Georgia as a possible candidate for such an alliance.
  • He singled out Alex Chola as a possible candidate for his job.
  • Jan Švejnar was mentioned by Vít Bárta as a possible candidate.

potential candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She was also rejected as a potential candidate for the London Assembly.
  • A potential candidate for the supernova remnant is the neutron star Geminga.
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina is therefore a potential candidate country for EU accession.

each candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A more structured ballot lists all candidates, and voters mark each candidate they support.
  • There, the seals are checked before the boxes are opened and the votes for each candidate are counted.
  • Running for one hour and 40 minutes, a question was asked to each candidate by a panel of four journalists.

leading candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Hanley was the leading candidate to succeed him.
  • Ruth Padel, also a leading candidate, was elected to the post.
  • He was the leading candidate of the FPÖ in the 2018 Lower Austrian state election.

candidate for election

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was an unsuccessful candidate for election in 1898.
  • He was an unsuccessful candidate for election in 1896.
  • He was an unsuccessful candidate for election in 1876.

candidate for president

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Thomas was a socialist candidate for president in 1932.
  • Sherill has endorsed Mike Bloomberg for Democratic candidate for president.
  • In May 2018 Torra, the so-called "plan D", was nominated as candidate for president.

candidate received

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The third placed mayoral candidate received a mere 1,000 votes.
  • In the election, no candidate received a majority of the votes.
  • This is the first time a presidential candidate received more than 1,000,000 votes in the state.

candidate won

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Because no candidate won a majority, the Vermont General Assembly had to decide.
  • , this is the last election in which the Republican candidate won Somerset County.
  • , this is the last election in which the Democratic candidate won Montgomery County.

likely candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, there may be a more likely candidate.
  • Gold nanoparticles or carbon nanotubes are the most likely candidate.
  • The most likely candidate for a stable superheavy atom, unbihexium, has 126 protons and 184 neutrons.

opposition candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Wade was ultimately defeated by opposition candidate Macky Sall.
  • There also were reports of mistreatment of an opposition candidate.
  • The opposition candidate in the 1948 elections was Otilio Ulate Blanco.

first candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She was the first candidate to declare an intention to run.
  • In 1927 however, he was their first candidate and was elected to the Parliament of Norway.
  • Bush was the first candidate since his father in the 1988 election to win over 50% of the popular vote.

candidate list

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • , there are 168 SVHCs on the candidate list for authorization.
  • for the 1979 European Parliament election Below is the candidate list for P.S.P.
  • for the 1979 European Parliament election Below is the candidate list for P.P.R.

another candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Instead, he supported another candidate, Yusuf IV.
  • He declined to endorse another candidate.
  • If not, the European Council shall propose another candidate within one month.

winning candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • • "italics" denote a sitting councillor • bold denotes the winning candidate
  • • "italics" denote the sitting councillor • bold denotes the winning candidate

candidate for mayor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was a candidate for mayor of Boston in 1925.
  • Bruce Majors ran as the Libertarian Party candidate for mayor of the District.
  • On February 7, 2011, Alioto-Pier filed as a candidate for mayor of San Francisco.

candidate receives

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • If no candidate receives 50% of the vote all except for the top two are eliminated.
  • If no candidate receives 50% of the votes, the top two candidates go to a second round after two weeks.
  • A deposit is required, which is refunded if the candidate receives at least 5% of the vote in the constituency.

vice presidential candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Chosen by Madison as his vice presidential candidate in 1812, Gerry was elected, but died a year and a half into his term.
  • He said his reason for not voting Republican was the selection of Sarah Palin as the Republican vice presidential candidate.
  • In April 2012, Romney announced that he had chosen Myers to lead his presidential campaign’s search to help him select a vice presidential candidate.

became a candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Vakhtang Balavadze became a candidate for technical sciences in 2006.
  • On March 1, 2010 Poizner officially became a candidate for Governor of California.
  • As a cousin of late King Albert II, Frederick became a candidate for the imperial election.

preferred candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • For the 34% who prefer B, A continues to be their least preferred candidate.
  • In fact he was reported to be the preferred candidate of the local Conservatives.
  • In an election, sincere voting is formally choosing the voter's most preferred candidate.

candidate against

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Hutchinson had been their candidate against Arthur Brookfield at the 1900 general election.
  • The Democratic Party would be willing to lend support to a candidate against Senator McCain.
  • Wensel ran as an independent Senate candidate against incumbent Harry F. Byrd in the U.S. state of Virginia in 1958.

official candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • BMT is the official candidate to the GLXP.
  • It is an official candidate for membership in the European Union.
  • In 2014, Albania is an official candidate for accession to the EU.

successful candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The successful candidate on that occasion was Joseph Fourier.
  • These qualifications provide proof of the successful candidate’s proficiency in English.
  • In the 1993 Alberta general election, Fritz was the successful candidate receiving 60% of the vote.

top candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The secretary of the NAS, Harm Kolthek, became the top candidate of the SP.
  • In the 2013 federal election, she was again as the CDU's top candidate for Berlin.
  • At election time the Leader is always the Lijsttrekker (top candidate) of the party list.

single candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On each occasion, a single candidate was elected unopposed.
  • To elect a single candidate a national public survey was held on May 28, 2005.
  • One can vote for a party, but not a candidate (unless that party has a single candidate).

political candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They would call people and tell them to vote for a certain political candidate.
  • Her father, Nick Fuhrman, is a former political candidate and business consultant.
  • Sablan is the first political candidate to record such a high winning total over an opponent.

compromise candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Truman was an ideal compromise candidate.
  • Having reached a stalemate, the convention ultimately nominated John W. Davis as a compromise candidate.
  • On November 21, there was unanimous agreement on a compromise candidate who was also not one of the runners-up.

no candidate receives

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • If no candidate receives 50% of the vote all except for the top two are eliminated.
  • If no candidate receives 50% of the votes, the top two candidates go to a second round after two weeks.
  • The presidential term lasts for 5 years, and is elected by majority, with a second round if no candidate receives a majority in the first round.

own candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Thus, each party ended up nominating their own candidate for the presidential election.
  • The Vienna-based Habsburg family, of which Charles II was a member, proposed its own candidate for the throne.
  • ČSSD later decided to stand its own candidate Jiří Dienstbier Jr. Jan Fischer became front-runner in early 2012.

no candidate received

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the election, no candidate received a majority of the votes.
  • A second round was required since no candidate received over the 50% winning threshold of votes.
  • However, because no candidate received a majority of the vote, a runoff primary election was held.

candidate to win

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was the first Republican Party candidate to win the presidency.
  • He was the only Republican candidate to win the state between 1888 and 1920.
  • Prior to 2008, the last Democratic candidate to win North Carolina was Jimmy Carter in 1976.

third candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A third candidate, John Noel, received 1,087 votes.
  • At least every third candidate on each list had to be female.
  • The remaining 6,240 votes (12.7 percent) went to the third candidate, Mark Thompson.

new candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Christian Democrat Party appointed Cristian Galleguillos as their new candidate.
  • This time however, with the prospect of facing a new candidate, the Conservatives chose to fight.
  • The authors explain that RGZ has enabled them to discover 25 new candidate hybrid morphology radio galaxies (HyMoRS).

perennial candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Johnson faced Patrick Hayes and perennial candidate Jim Rogers.
  • He was a perennial candidate for the party at the provincial and federal levels.
  • He has made several unsuccessful runs for political office in Idaho and has been labeled a perennial candidate.

strong candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Tomáš Goláň was also viewed as a strong candidate.
  • Woods had been chosen as a strong candidate.
  • This made it a strong candidate for a proposed airport on the island.

only one candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There was only one candidate, Meek, and he was elected unanimously.
  • Since only one candidate was nominated, there was no need for a vote.
  • In recent years the council has suggested only one candidate, who is normally a member of the council.

good candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "Colloquy with a Polish Aunt" is a good candidate for a Wilson award.
  • Malikyan was questioned by a priest who wanted to determine whether or not he was a good candidate for the priesthood.
  • After diagnosing the types of ptosis the ophthalmologist will then decides if the patient is a good candidate for surgery.

suitable candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A suitable candidate was found in the alleged healing of an infant, Eric Catania (b.
  • Izzy is told that Katy is not a suitable candidate for surrogacy as she is too young.
  • Her appointment was consensual between European Council Members (Manfred Weber was not considered the most suitable candidate).

candidate to succeed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Hanley was the leading candidate to succeed him.
  • He was a candidate to succeed fellow Republican David Vitter, who did not seek a third term in 2016.
  • In 2015, he was considered a serious candidate to succeed Bill Blair as Chief of Police but was passed over in favour of Mark Saunders.

female candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He has insinuated that votes were lost because of the choice of a female candidate.
  • Michaela Blahová stated that her success might be caused by the fact that she was the only female candidate in the election.
  • After Gething received sufficient nominations, he asked that no further AMs nominate him, but instead nominate a female candidate.

officer candidate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1955, Califano enlisted in the United States Navy as an officer candidate.
  • Born in 1889, Hampe entered army service within the German Army on in 1908 as an officer candidate.
  • Later, Hamling was sent to an officer candidate school, graduated, and was commissioned as a second lieutenant.

candidate to replace

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Democratic Alliance designated Dan Plato as their candidate to replace her.
  • In December 2011, rumors again surfaced citing Ferentz as a potential candidate to replace Haley.
  • After the 2002 release of "Die Another Day", Scott was a candidate to replace Pierce Brosnan as James Bond.
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