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synonyms for applicants

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

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  • boss
  • manager
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In the third Act we return to Mabel's flat and resume her interviews with the applicants for her hand.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 152, MAY 16, 1917.VARIOUS
Instead of confining their action to actual applicants for help, they had to search out cases of nuisance or dangerous disease.
ENGLISH POOR LAW POLICYSIDNEY WEBB
In the outer offices a line of anxious applicants was being disposed of by his trained assistants.
AVERAGE JONESSAMUEL HOPKINS ADAMS
No violent solution was needed, as several applicants came forward when Nelson's wish was known.
THE LIFE OF NELSON, VOL. I (OF 2)A. T. (ALFRED THAYER) MAHAN
Before the day of opening we had thirty-two insistent applicants and wanted very much to receive them all.
SILVER CHIMES IN SYRIAW. S. NELSON
We found the number of applicants increasing and a new willingness to pay, in part at least, for the education.
SILVER CHIMES IN SYRIAW. S. NELSON
And, being applicants, of course some of them had been wrong.
SENSE FROM THOUGHT DIVIDEMARK IRVIN CLIFTON
Surely, among the thousands of applicants I'd interviewed, there must have been a number of them.
SENSE FROM THOUGHT DIVIDEMARK IRVIN CLIFTON
But of course there were other applicants, and who was to speak for him?
THAT LASS O' LOWRIE'SFRANCES HODGSON BURNETT
A set of benches facing those of the applicants had stood thus far empty.
THE FALSE CHEVALIERWILLIAM DOUW LIGHTHALL
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO APPLICANTS

  • applicants
  • candidates
  • competition
  • competitors
  • contestants
  • entries
  • nominees
  • participants
  • possibilities
  • runners
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.