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Synonyms for candidate

a person who applies for or seeks something, such as a job or position

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someone who is considered for something (for an office or prize or honor etc

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Wednesday was the original deadline set by the commission for submission of candidacies for the 335 seats of the 601-seat assembly to be elected by the proportional electoral system.
The government requested the commission to set another date for submission of candidacies after three major ethnic Madhesi parties that have been leading protests in the country's southern plains did not submit their candidacies.
Our state set the example for the modernization of laws governing independent candidacies," state electoral counselor Nestor Santin told El Diario de Yucatan.
Candidacies, such as Howard Dean's, that fail to address that requirement are increasingly likely to fail.
Two of the eight candidacies received from Quebec were from producers associated with Quebec manufacturers of small wind generators, i.
We began today preparing the papers needed to submit our candidacies," MP Qassem Hashem, part of Berri's Development and Liberation bloc, told The Daily Star.
All candidacies will be ratified during a meeting of the party's Supreme Council on March 14.
In a statement to TAP, Naoures Cherni, officer in charge of external relations and political parties in ISIE said candidacies were filed in different districts except Siliana.
BEIRUT: Disputes over a proposal to suspend candidacies for June polls threatened to postpone a Parliament session scheduled for Tuesday, with the Future Movement warning it would boycott the session if the plan was put to vote.
The coalition filed the candidacy with the election commission hours before the deadline for filing candidacies set at midnight Monday.
Fernando Guerra of the Center for the Study of Los Angeles at Loyola Marymount College also worries that the candidacies of Villaraigosa and Becerra could cancel each other out by dividing the Latino voter base each needs in the primary to stand a chance of getting into a runoff election.
The decision reached other Future Movement candidates who consequently unofficially withdrew their candidacies, the article added.
Obuchi and Yamasaki are expected to announce their candidacies shortly.
In one odd moment of humor, showing the flux in the House, Cox joked that he could lobby for support from Largent, even as the two were using the program as a platform for their separate candidacies.
George Wallace's failed presidential candidacies as well.