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Four weeks after the injections, all 20 of the participants had developed the antibodies needed to stave off the infection.

But news of the classes is spread mainly by word of mouth, and participants bring along their friends and families.

Atefeh says the participants in the underground classes she attends are mainly young women.

The relationships, and motivations of their chief participants, are as tangled and shady as you expect of the super-rich.

The participants want to win—or at least they want to survive, and when losing means dying, winning is the only way to survive.

Although many British actors and musicians were participants in this theater, it often suffered from financial stress.

Lee's Rebel artillery was silent, and the Mississippians concealed in the houses were alone participants in the contest.

About eighty spectators, friends of the participants, were present.

The debate between the two and the other participants was long and furious.

The participants in this barter do not see each other, much less speak with each other.


On this page you'll find 11 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to participants, such as: competition, applicants, candidates, competitors, contestants, and entrants.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.