proposant

noun

pro·​pos·​ant
-zᵊnt
plural -s
: one who proposes himself as a candidate (as for the ministry)

Word History

Etymology

French, candidate for the Protestant ministry, from proposant, present participle of proposer to propose

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“Proposant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/proposant. Accessed 4 Jun. 2023.

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