Synonyms for applicant

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Who is going to say whether an applicant is competent to pilot a balloon or airship?

M. des Amis closed the door, and turned to the applicant, who rose at once.

Asked what his business was the applicant said he was a bookmaker.

The applicant said that there was plenty of money about if you knew where to look for it.

But imagine the invention claimed by an applicant to be the counter.

The Vicomte received me so graciously that he and not I might have been the applicant for a situation.

An applicant for credit should be willing to prove himself worthy of it.

The first applicant wanted the fortune, because he said he was contented.

In the midst of these charming surroundings stood the applicant for honor.

The third applicant wanted a charm to make herself beautiful.

WORD ORIGIN

"one who applies," late 15c., from Latin applicantem (nominative applicans), present participle of applicare (see apply).

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