meaning of candidacy

candidacy meaning in General Dictionary

the positioning of a candidate condition of being an applicant candidateship

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  • the promotion of a candidate become elected
  • The position of an applicant; state of being a candidate; candidateship.

candidacy meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1822; see candidate + -cy.

Sentence Examples with the word candidacy

In his announcement of his candidacy in 1836 he promised to vote for Hugh L.

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