Simple Definition of contestant
: a person who takes part in a contest
Examples of contestant in a sentence
The contestant who catches the most fish wins.
The winning contestants will receive a cash prize.
First Known Use of contestant
CONTESTANT Defined for Kids
Definition of contestant for Students
: a person who takes part in a competition <He's a contestant on a quiz show.>
Legal Definition of contestant
: one that initiates or participates in a contest
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