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aspirante
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el aspirante, la aspirante(
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This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1. (person who aspires to a position)
a. applicant
Los aspirantes deben enviar su currículum vitae por fax.Applicants must fax in their résumés.
b. candidate
Solo uno de los aspirantes tiene experiencia en contaduría.Only one of the candidates has experience in accountancy.
c. aspirant
El dictador encarcelaba o desterraba a cualquier aspirante al poder.The dictator would incarcerate or banish any aspirant to power.
d. contender
El aspirante canceló la pelea debido a una lesión.The contender suspended the fight because of an injury.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (would-be; used with "a")
a. aspiring
Bautista es un defensor de los derechos humanos y aspirante a político.Bautista is a human rights advocate and aspiring politician.
3. (related to suction)
a. suction
La bomba aspirante está ubicada encima del tanque de agua.The suction pump is located above the water tank.
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aspirante
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (persona)
a. aspiring
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (general)
a. candidate
3. (en deportes, concursos)
a. contender
un aspirante a actor/políticoa would-be actor/politician
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aspirante
adjective
1 [+persona] aspiring
2 (aspirador)
bomba aspirante suction pump
candidate; applicant;a for
aspirante de marina naval cadet
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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