Hindi translation of 'candidate'
candidate /ˈkændɪdeɪt ˈकैन्डिडेइट्/
Word forms: candidates
1. countable noun
A candidate is someone who is being considered for a position.
She is the best candidate for the job.
a candidate for something
a candidate for the post/presidency/seat/leadership
a candidate stands/runs/wins/applies
a presidential/parliamentary/mayoral candidate
a potential/independent/liberal candidate
elect/choose/support a candidate
interview/favour/consider a candidate
a candidate list
SIMILAR WORDSapplicant, contender, nominee
2. countable noun
A candidate is someone taking an examination.
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Example Sentences Including 'candidate'
Peter had also recently fought and won a by-election as the Conservative candidate.The White Dove
By his reckoning this candidate for a job was already fifteen minutes late.Yellow Bird
Although Cinderella's mother by marriage was definitely a candidate for charges of child abuse.JUST BETWEEN US (2002)
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'candidate' in Other Languages
- Arabic: مُرَشَّح
- Brazilian Portuguese: candidato candidata
- Chinese: 候选人
- Croatian: kandidat kandidatkinja
- Czech: kandidát kandidátka
- Danish: kandidat
- Dutch: kandidaat
- European Spanish: candidato candidata
- Finnish: ehdokas
- French: candidat
- German: Kandidat Kandidatin
- Greek: υποψήφιος
- Italian: candidato
- Japanese: 候補者
- Korean: 후보
- Norwegian: kandidat
- Polish: kandydat
- Portuguese: candidato candidata
- Romanian: candidat candidată, candidați, candidate
- Russian: кандидат кандидатка
- Spanish: candidato candidata
- Swedish: kandidat
- Thai: ผู้สมัคร
- Turkish: aday
- Ukrainian: кандидат
- Vietnamese: ứng cử viên
Translation of candidate from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary