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Synonyms for applicant
ˈæp lɪ kəntap·pli·cant

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  1. applicant, appliernoun

    a person who requests or seeks something such as assistance or employment or admission

    applier, applicator

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  1. applicantnoun

    petitioner, solicitor, suitor, candidate

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  1. applicantnoun

    candidate, petitioner, aspirant, suitor

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  1. Jessica Vaughn:

    I think these are important steps because in recent years the system has been set up to favor the applicant and to put the thumb on the scale in favor of the applicant and to make it harder for an asylum officer to reject the claim, even in cases of reasonable doubt or credibility, there's been a very remarkable increase in the number of people asking for asylum in the last five or six years or so, and ... it looks very much like people were trying to take advantage of a very lenient system and one they would not be penalized for using and that motivates illegal immigration and harms the integrity of our legal immigration system.

  2. Rafael Rivera:

    The debt can scare people away. One of those individuals could be the one to find a cure for cancer. For us, it's important to have the best applicant pool possible and society deserves nothing less.

  3. Neil Clark Warren:

    Nobody has really matched personalities in terms of the applicant and the supervisor. That's not something that LinkedIn or Monster do.

  4. Charles Boyle:

    Governor Brown believes that granting clemency is an extraordinary act that should be reserved for individuals who have made incredible changes and who are dedicated to making their communities better, she evaluates clemency applications on a case-by-case basis and considers a variety of factors about the applicant’s history and case when making those decisions.

  5. Safeer Hussain:

    Net-metering is a sophisticated system and the applicant would be responsible for the installation of the equipment used for interconnection.

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  • طالبArabic
  • ansøgerDanish
  • Bewerber, BewerberinGerman
  • κατηγμένηGreek
  • solicitanteSpanish
  • anoja, syvyysakseli, hakijaFinnish
  • demandeur, candidatFrench
  • 후보자, 응모자, 지원자, 출원자, 신청자Korean
  • aanvragerDutch
  • søkerNorwegian
  • kandydat, kandydatkaPolish
  • соискатель, претендент, аппликант, апликант, заявитель, кандидат, проситель, подательRussian

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