Examples of contestant in a Sentence
The contestant who catches the most fish wins.
The winning contestants will receive a cash prize.
Recent Examples of contestant from the Web
The job titles of contestants on The Bachelor and The Bachelorette is one of the franchise's longest-running jokes.
It was reported that the metabolic rate of contestants fell dramatically as their bodyweight plummeted.
The supermodel will offer her critiques during runway presentations and sit in as a contestant during the all-important Snatch Game, which challenged the eight remaining queens to impersonate celebrities.
Her father plans to be one of the Ramona Rodeo contestants and will then have hip surgery, which will keep him out of the rodeo arena indefinitely.
Again, the luck of the wheel followed the Masons, and Donna’s name was drawn as a potential contestant.
The first half of the top 24 American Idol contestants who performed solos on Sunday night performed celebrity duets on Monday night.
UMass Lowell says Chaya was selected as a contestant after two failed attempts.
On March 19, the members of Fifth Harmony announced that the pop quartet -- who met as contestants on The X Factor in 2012 and formed a group under the direction of Simon Cowell -- would be taking a breather to pursue solo endeavors.
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CONTESTANT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of contestant for English Language Learners
: a person who takes part in a contest
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