finalist

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noun fi·nal·ist \ˈfī-nə-list\

Definition of finalist

  1. :  a contestant in a competition finals

Examples of finalist in a sentence

  1. They interviewed all of the finalists before making a decision.

  2. a finalist in the tennis tournament

1898

First Known Use of finalist

1898


FINALIST Defined for English Language Learners

finalist

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noun fi·nal·ist \ˈfī-nə-list\

Definition of finalist for English Language Learners

  • : a person who competes in the last part of a competition


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