English translation of 'pretendente'
masculine noun, feminine noun
2. (candidato) candidate, applicant
(de uma mulher) suitor
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'pretendente' in Other Languages
British English: pretender NOUN
A pretender to a position is someone who claims the right to that position, and whose claim is disputed by others.
...a pretender to the throne.
British English: suitor NOUN
A woman's suitor is a man who wants to marry her.
My mother had a suitor who adored her.
Translation of pretendente from the Collins Portuguese to English Dictionary