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Synonyms for contestant
kənˈtɛs təntcon·tes·tant

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Wiktionary

  1. contestantnoun

    Synonyms:
    competitor

  2. contestantnoun

    A participant in a contest

    Synonyms:
    competitor

Princeton's WordNet

  1. contestantnoun

    a person who participates in competitions

    Synonyms:
    dissident, dissenter, objector, protester

  2. dissenter, dissident, protester, objector, contestantnoun

    a person who dissents from some established policy

    Synonyms:
    dissident, dissenter, demonstrator, objector, protester

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PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "contestant":

    candidate, competitor

How to pronounce contestant?

Alex
US English
Daniel
British
Karen
Australian
Veena
Indian

How to say contestant in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#3485candidate
#12862competitor
#30648contestant
#34464dissident
#46046demonstrator
#56319objector
#57960protester
#113441dissenter

How to use contestant in a sentence?

  1. Simon Cowell:

    You have made the boring fascinating, i honestly think you are the most improved contestant we have seen on this show so far.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    A clever way often for a person to get the biggest footage in a tv show is to say that he wants to hug the contestant by coming up over the stage.

  3. Kristin Sausville:

    It was more nerve-wracking to be the only person on stage, on the one hand, it was nice not to have to worry about what anyone else was wagering, but at the same time, it meant that all of the contestant coordinators, compliance people, and stage crew were standing around me.

  4. Alex Trebek:

    It is true that for the most recent Jeopardy! contestant tryouts, Canadians were precluded from taking the online test, since the show must now comply with new rules set down by the Canadian government.

  5. Michael Tarshi:

    He definitely learned a lot about how to maneuver, to incite conflict between each contestant and each political candidate.

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