participant

play
noun par·tic·i·pant \pär-ˈti-sə-pənt, pər-\

Definition of participant

  1. :  one that participates participants in a contest

participant

adjective

Examples of participant in a Sentence

  1. he seemed to be a willing participant in the prank

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First Known Use of participant

1543


PARTICIPANT Defined for English Language Learners

participant

play
noun

Definition of participant for English Language Learners

  • : a person who is involved in an activity or event : a person who participates in an activity or event


PARTICIPANT Defined for Kids

participant

play
noun par·tic·i·pant \pər-ˈti-sə-pənt, pär-\

Definition of participant for Students

  1. :  a person who takes part in something contest participants



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