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Synonyms for candidate
ˈkæn dɪˌdeɪt, -dɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. campaigner, candidate, nominee(noun)

    a politician who is running for public office

    Synonyms:
    campaigner, nominee, prospect

  2. candidate, prospect(noun)

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

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

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. candidate

    Synonyms:
    aspirant, petitioner, canvasser, applicant, claimant, solicitor

    Antonyms:
    waiver, decliner, abandoner, resigner, abjurer, noncompetitor

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. candidate(n.)

    Synonyms:
    aspirant, solicitant

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. candidate(n)

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

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How to use candidate in a sentence?

  1. Tom Henderson:

    Those are the type of events where Iowans can get engaged and start to touch the candidate.

  2. Samuel Rodriguez:

    The idea of not voting – you’re sacrificing your Christian worldview on the altar of political expediency, it is silly to talk about not voting for either candidate. Every single Christian should vote.

  3. Warren Buffett:

    I think generally third party candidates are going to hurt one side or the other and I think they're more likely to hurt the side that they favor because they're closer to that view, i hope no third party candidate runs that pulls any significant amount of votes. I think third party candidates can thwart the will of the people.

  4. Taylor Swift:

    I always have and always will cast my vote based on which candidate will protect and fight for the human rights I believe we all deserve in this country, i believe in the fight for LGBTQ rights, and that any form of discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender is WRONG.

  5. Steve Richardson:

    Well you know you're never going to get any one candidate that fulfills all your desires, i think it means a lot, what you've done, you can say anything but what you've done is what really counts I think.

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