applicant
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applicant(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (person applying for something)
a. el solicitante
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la solicitante
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The applicant for the library card must provide proof of residence.El solicitante del carné de biblioteca debe presentar una prueba de su domicilio.
2. (person seeking employment)
a. el candidato
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la candidata
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I think we can include her among our more promising applicants.Creo que la podemos contar entre los candidatos más prometedores.
b. el aspirante
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la aspirante
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Each applicant must submit three personal references.Cada aspirante debe presentar tres referencias personales.
c. el postulante
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la postulante
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
The applicant did not have the requisites for the job.El postulante no cumplía con los requisitos del trabajo.
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applicant
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (for job)
a. el solicitante
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
la solicitante
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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applicant [ˈæplɪkənt]
noun
1 (for job etc) aspirante (m); candidatoacandidata (m) (f);a candidata for a post a un puesto
2 (for money, assistance) solicitante (m)
3 (Jur) suplicante (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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