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applicant

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of applicant

  1. one who seeks an office, honor, position, or award <have numerous applicants for the job> Synonyms candidate, applier, aspirant, campaigner, contender, expectant, hopeful, prospect, seekerRelated Words competitor, contestant, entrant, entry, favorite, qualifier; dark horse, spoiler, stalking horse; crown prince, favorite son; claimant, pretender; nominee, running mateNear Antonyms incumbent, officeholder; awardee, honoree, inductee; dropoutAntonyms noncandidate





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