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synonyms for applicant

  • aspirant
  • candidate
  • claimant
  • seeker
  • appellant
  • hopeful
  • inquirer
  • petitioner
  • postulant
  • suitor
  • suppliant
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antonyms for applicant

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  • boss
  • manager
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It would also require companies that use the tools to tell applicants which characteristics their system used to make a decision.
AUDITORS ARE TESTING HIRING ALGORITHMS FOR BIAS, BUT THERE’S NO EASY FIXAMY NORDRUMFEBRUARY 11, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Yale has repeatedly denied the allegations, claiming it has complied with decades of Supreme Court precedent, and doesn’t discriminate against applicants based on race.
DOJ DISMISSES DISCRIMINATION CASE AGAINST YALE UNIVERSITYSHANI PARRISHFEBRUARY 5, 2021ESSENCE.COM
In this highly connected world, our military recruiters have access to a wide range of screening tools to discern the background of all applicants.
THE U.S. MILITARY NEEDS TO FIGHT EXTREMISM IN ITS OWN RANKS. HERE'S HOWJAMES STAVRIDISFEBRUARY 5, 2021TIME
Ricci said Maryland law makes it “nearly impossible” for an applicant to get a faster response because it is one of four so-called mitigation states that require adjudicators to determine if there are factors that led to a denied claim.
MARYLAND DEMOCRATS RECOMMEND LEGISLATIVE FIXES TO STATE’S ‘BROKEN’ UNEMPLOYMENT SYSTEMOVETTA WIGGINSFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In January, the City Council decided not to interview all of the applicants and instead chose to interview the top five candidates selected by each Council member.
NORTH COUNTY REPORT: APPOINTMENT OF NEW OCEANSIDE LEADER MAKING WAVESKAYLA JIMENEZFEBRUARY 4, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Meanwhile, medical school admissions officers are boasting record-level increases in applicants.
THE PANDEMIC’S LASTING EFFECTS ON YOUNG MEDICAL WORKERSTERRY NGUYENFEBRUARY 1, 2021VOX
Rickard said she was optimistic that the number of overall unique applicants has risen this year.
A STEADY STREAM OF LATINO STUDENTS WAS ARRIVING ON COLLEGE CAMPUSES. THEN THE PANDEMIC HIT.DANIELLE DOUGLAS-GABRIEL, HANNAH NATANSON, JOHN D. HARDENJANUARY 31, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Some applicants are being filtered out by “do not fund” lists that were put in place to spot fraud.
THIRD ROUND OF PPP LENDING TOPS $35 BILLION AS SBA IRONS OUT GLITCHESAARON GREGGJANUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Some college admissions leaders have concluded that SAT or ACT scores are not needed to choose a class and that testing requirements might deter otherwise worthy applicants.
COLLEGE BOARD IS SCRAPPING SAT’S OPTIONAL ESSAY AND SUBJECT TESTSNICK ANDERSONJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Instead, Brooks said banks must evaluate each applicant on the merits, and the rule would prohibit any blanket prohibition.
U.S. REGULATOR FINALIZES RULE BANNING BANKS FROM REFUSING LOANS TO SOME BUSINESS SECTORSJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO APPLICANT

  • applicant
  • candidate
  • competitor
  • contestant
  • hopeful
  • postulant
  • striver
  • wannabe
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.