|1.||[ verb ] (government) propose as a candidate for some honor|
|Related terms:||nomination nominator|
|2.||[ verb ] (government) put forward; nominate for appointment to an office|
"The President nominated her as head of the Civil Rights Commission"
|Related terms:||choose nominator|
|3.||[ verb ] charge with a function; charge to be|
"She was named Head of the Committee" "She was made president of the club"
|Related terms:||appoint rename nomination|
|4.||[ verb ] charge with a task or function|
|Synonyms:||appoint name constitute|
"appoint someone president" "nominate a committee"
|Related terms:||establish pack co-opt co-opt nomination appointee|