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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A contestant who reaches the last stages of a competition.

Usage examples (34)
  • The Rhodes scholar finalist is accustomed to setting his goals high and meeting them.
  • The Butkus Award semi-finalist is regarded as one of the premier defenders in college football ...
  • Once a finalist is put forward, coverage backs off to relatively equal coverage through election day.
  • Less than a year after losing his wife to heart disease the American Idol 8 finalist is grieving the death of another family member. for more
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