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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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The State Election Commission needs to confirm their candidacies within 24 hours.
Previously, the CEC approved candidacies of Ilham Aliyev, nominated from the New Azerbaijan Party, self-nominee Zahid Oruj, Araz Alizade from the Social Democratic Party of Azerbaijan, and Gudrat Hasanguliyev from the Azerbaijani Popular Front Party.
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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.
"We also need to work on defining an ambitious sporting plan." The International Olympic Committee (IOC) opened the process for cities to present their candidacies in June.
Speaking to KUNA, Al-Humoud said he has full confidence "in our just judiciary and the Interior Ministry is keen on and committed to implementing the law on everybody without exception." The Administrative Court reinstated the candidacies of Mohammad Al-Juwaihel and Faisal Mislem Al-Otaibi after the Minister of Interior (MoI) cancelled them nominations due to a court ruling.
No contenders filed candidacies by the deadline of 5 p.m.
She pointed out that the dossiers with the candidacies are to be officially submitted in May and that the European Council would announce the Cultural Capital for 2017 in 2013.
3 -- Altogether four candidates have filed their candidacies for the prime ministerial voting scheduled to be held on Thursday.
Analysts had expressed concern that multiple candidacies in the reformist camp would undermine attempts to unseat Mahmoud Ahmadi-Nejad, the radical incumbent.
Nepal's Election Commission on Thursday extended the deadline for submission of candidacies for the April 10 election of a Constituent Assembly.
"Political parties can't limit the rights of individuals," said Justice Jose Ramon Cossio Diaz, one of six justices who favored independent candidacies. "Therefore, independent candidacies have to be constitutional."
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. Its a tradition here.