Definition of applicant
: one who applies <a job applicant>
Examples of applicant in a sentence
We interviewed 30 qualified applicants for the job.
<have numerous applicants for the job>
First Known Use of applicant
APPLICANT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of applicant for English Language Learners
: someone who formally asks for something (such as a job or admission to a college) : someone who applies for something
APPLICANT Defined for Kids
Definition of applicant for Students
: a person who applies for something (as a job)
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