Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun candidacy

1 sense of candidacy

Sense 1
campaigning, candidacy, candidature, electioneering, political campaign -- (the campaign of a candidate to be elected)
       => campaign, cause, crusade, drive, movement, effort -- (a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end; "he supported populist campaigns"; "they worked in the cause of world peace"; "the team was ready for a drive toward the pennant"; "the movement to end slavery"; "contributed to the war effort")

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