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Synonyms and Antonyms of aspirant

  1. one who seeks an office, honor, position, or award <a bevy of ever-smiling aspirants for the Miss America title> Synonyms applicant, applier, candidate, 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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