Definition of 'application'
Example sentences containing 'application'
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Please send in your applications early as places are limited. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The technology allows end users to build and customise their own business process applications. Computing (2010)You plan to make an application as soon as your financial adviser returns from his holiday. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But just because these technologies are thrilling doesn’t mean they don’t have practical business applications. Computing (2010)Two people will need to support your membership application. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Any bid for additional flights would be part of the planning application for a third runway. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Gwynedd council said that it would be up to the applicant to decide whether to submit a full application. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Other universities are receiving fewer or no applications for jobs and research posts that previously would have been in great demand. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Many planning applications are available online - simply search a postcode or road name. Times, Sunday Times (2017) Multiple applications from the same household will ALL be cancelled. The Sun (2016)The array of mobile applications now available is speeding up this trend. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They come on campus to promote their opportunities to students and encourage early applications. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They use two specific applications in the battle against false logs and corrupted police notes. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The application for membership is expected to be accepted. Times, Sunday Times (2012)His central interest was in the application of economic theory to accounting. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They join a portfolio with an emphasis on the practical application of knowledge. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The skill of sauce and the application of heat. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Then there are the people who cheat during the application process. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We received a considerable number of strong applications from poetry organisations for national portfolio funding. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The following day a mortgage broker submitted an application and the same income details were provided. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The practical applications of science were always a focus and motivation for his work. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Who was dispatching their precious job application to the man in the post room? Times, Sunday Times (2010)The most obvious is to oppose any planning application. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We were getting four times as many applications as we could process. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It may also be easier to move officials between departments and projects without a formal application process. Times, Sunday Times (2012)No grumbles about their effort and application. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Follow the simple instructions online to make your application. The Sun (2013)Cloud applications are software normally stored on a computer but now usable directly from the internet. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It also received a big increase in applications early this year. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It is interesting what kind of applications people might use it for. Times, Sunday Times (2014)One club rejected her application for membership on the grounds that she was too famous. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The key to this is in finding practical applications for the knowledge that has been acquired. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They also wanted to catch out cheats who rent a second home close to the school during the application period. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The price is available on application. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Not surprisingly, the unresolved questions of evolutionary theory affect these applications. Christianity Today (2000)
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Translations for 'application'
British English: application /ˌæplɪˈkeɪʃən/ NOUN
An application for something such as a job or a place at a college is a formal written request to be given it.
His application for membership of the organisation was rejected.
- American English: application
- Arabic: طَلَب
- Brazilian Portuguese: solicitação formal
- Chinese: 申请
- Croatian: prijava
- Czech: žádost
- Danish: ansøgning
- Dutch: sollicatie
- European Spanish: solicitud formulario
- Finnish: hakemus
- French: candidature
- German: Bewerbung
- Greek: εφαρμογή
- Italian: domanda
- Japanese: 申し込み
- Korean: 신청
- Norwegian: søknad
- Polish: podanie
- European Portuguese: candidatura
- Romanian: cerere
- Russian: заявление
- Spanish: solicitud
- Swedish: ansökan
- Thai: การสมัคร
- Turkish: başvuru
- Ukrainian: заява
- Vietnamese: đơn xin
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