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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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BEIRUT: The Interior Ministry Tuesday announced dates for candidacies for the municipal and mukhtar elections in the districts of north Lebanon and Akkar, scheduled to take place next month.
Too early even for the filing of substitute candidacies, a chore Duterte has yet to accomplish in formalizing his candidacy for president of the Philippines.
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.
Those filing candidacies for the post of prime minister include Pushpa Kamal Dahal from Unified Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist), Ram Chandra Paudel from Nepali Congress, Jhala Nath Khanal from CPN-UML and Bijaya Kumar Gachchhadar as a joint candidate from United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF), an alliance of four regional parties.
Nepal's Election Commission on Thursday extended the deadline for submission of candidacies for the April 10 election of a Constituent Assembly.
Therefore, independent candidacies have to be constitutional.
The coalition filed the candidacy with the election commission hours before the deadline for filing candidacies set at midnight Monday.
That obviously makes sense, and it is certainly true that such figures as Joe Lieberman and Wesley Clark allowed their candidacies to expire without really exploiting any of the televised debates and making a determined last-ditch rhetorical stand.
At The Progressive, we are more sympathetic than most to third party efforts and Independent candidacies.
The twin messages delivered by the candidates come at a critical time for both candidates as they seek to unify the Republican Party behind their candidacies and not risk losing either the recall of Davis or the race for his successor to Democratic Lt.
If Cuomoenters the race, their oratory skills and national notoriety would most likely end the candidacies of some contenders.
Candidacies for the December 18th municipal elections (mayors and members of the municipal councils) will be submitted today.
Summary: The Interior Ministry Thursday announced the dates for submitting candidacies for Jezzine's parliamentary by-election and the municipal elections of Mount Lebanon.
Monday's deadline for filing senatorial candidacies effectively kicks off the campaign for the May 14 elections, which political observers say will also be a referendum on Arroyo's administration.