candidate[ noun kan-di-deyt, -dit; verb kan-di-deyt ]SEE DEFINITION OF candidate
Synonyms for candidate
- dark horse
- favorite son
- possible choice
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CANDIDATE
I've given them to understand that I'll be a candidate if they'll have me.
It's denied, you know, that he intends to come forward as a candidate in Morbihan.
You know that I'm a candidate for the hanging committee this year.'
I just hint at my bein' a candidate and folks say, 'Yes, indeed.
If he did, Nate figgered he was as healthy a candidate for adoption as anybody.
With you as our candidate we can beat that Canby creature to death.
Whether he'll do or not I don't know, but he's about the only candidate in sight, these war times.
The election address of one candidate is the shortest I have ever seen.
She would be disappointed, for after all Weedon Moore was her candidate.
The picture shows us Albert as a candidate for confirmation.