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Synonyms for candidate
ˈkæn dɪˌdeɪt, -dɪtcan·di·date

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms1.0 / 4 votes

  1. candidate

    aspirant, petitioner, canvasser, applicant, claimant, solicitor

    waiver, decliner, abandoner, resigner, abjurer, noncompetitor

Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. campaigner, candidate, nomineenoun

    a politician who is running for public office

    campaigner, nominee, prospect

  2. candidate, prospectnoun

    someone who is considered for something (for an office or prize or honor etc.)

    vista, panorama, aspect, chance, prognosis, expectation, outlook, campaigner, medical prognosis, scene, prospect, nominee, view

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Dictionary of English Synonymes5.0 / 1 vote

  1. candidatenoun

    aspirant, solicitant

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words4.0 / 1 vote

  1. candidatenoun

    aspirant, nominee, postulant, office-seeker, contestant (for an office)

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  1. Sverre Lodgaard:

    They would have seen and heard her and she would have come across as thoughtful and effective. She could be a very good candidate.

  2. Bill Reinsch:

    The issue, as always with Africa, will be whether they can unify behind a single candidate.

  3. Rasmus Nielsen:

    We don't have enough data to say for certain what is the mechanism for increased mortality but this effect on infectious diseases, particularly influenza, is a good candidate.

  4. Pete Snyder:

    The only Republican candidate they are aiming fire at is me, i love it and I wear it as a badge of honor.

  5. Josh Mandel:

    I ’m confident I ’m going to be the next United States senator from Ohio. I am the only candidate who’s been unwavering in my support for President Donald Trump and the America First agenda.

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