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applicant

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noun ap·pli·cant \ˈa-pli-kənt\

Simple Definition of applicant

  • : someone who formally asks for something (such as a job or admission to a college) : someone who applies for something

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of applicant

  1. :  one who applies <a job applicant>

Examples of applicant in a sentence

  1. We interviewed 30 qualified applicants for the job.

  2. <have numerous applicants for the job>



1776

First Known Use of applicant

1776


APPLICANT Defined for Kids

applicant

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noun ap·pli·cant \ˈa-pli-kənt\

Definition of applicant for Students

  1. :  a person who applies for something (as a job)





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