applicant applicant  /ˈæ plɪ kənt/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a person who requests or seeks something such as assistance or employment or admission

Usage(s):

  1. Field chuckled as he read through the applicant's essay about his voice changing from a once beautiful boyhood soprano.
  2. How to seem interesting is every applicant's new nightmare.
  3. You can lend as little as $25 in capital to the Kiva applicant of your choice.

News

  1. Constable applicant sues county

    A recent applicant for Williamson County Pct. 3 Constable has filed a lawsuit against the Commissioners Court, alleging he was asked illegal and irrelevant questions – regarding religion, abortion and gay marriage – during the March job-interview process.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Austin American-Statesman

  2. PN-G baseball applicant list released

    PN-G baseball applicant list released Beaumont Enterprise Copyright 2013 Beaumont Enterprise. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 1:47 pm, Tuesday, June 18, 2013 PN-G baseball applicant list released After two weeks of searching, the Port Neches-Groves Independent School District received 19 applications for its head baseball ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Beaumont Enterprise

  3. Molex Receives Applicant Membership in Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition

    Molex Incorporated has been formally accepted as an Applicant Member of the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition . A coalition of the world’s leading electronics compani
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "London could reassure the IOC in subsequent months that new investments would be made with the support of the government and ultimately London won," Rogge said. "An applicant city has to pass the first hurdle, and then during almost one year...
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Jacques Rogge Source: The Associated Press

  2. Immigration minister Liam Byrne said: "This report appears to pre-date the huge shake-up of the Border and Immigration Agency over the last year and a half. Every visa applicant around the world is now fingerprinted before they reach here, ID cards...
    on Mar 29, 2008 By: Liam Byrne Source: Daily Post

  3. "I'm not going to say one thing in Richmond or in Danville and another thing at the Democratic Convention in Denver. I understand some folks may not like that, but ...... you know, I'm a job applicant," Warner said.
    on Aug 26, 2008 By: Mark Warner Source: Los Angeles Times

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