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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A person who tries for a job or position.

Usage examples (19)
  • Ms. Lopez was the most qualified applicant.
  • An employer can ask if the applicant is able to do heavy lifting, for example, if the job requires it.
  • The INM office didn't ask for a birth certificate, although they may do so if the applicant is a child.
  • Then they call the applicant one by one in to the embassy. for more
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