Nominee

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Election ContextPlay
Commonly used during political elections to describe officially selected candidates. SlideAfter winning the primaries, she became the party's nominee.
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Decision Not FinalPlay
Being a nominee means you're chosen, but not yet in the final position. SlideThe board's nominee for CEO still needs shareholder approval.
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Implication of TrustPlay
A nominee is trusted by those who select them, implying a positive reputation. SlideShe felt honored to be their nominee, knowing their confidence in her.