One who offers himself, or is put forward by others, as a suitable person or an aspirant or contestant for an office, privilege, or honor; as, a candidate for the office of governor; a candidate for holy orders; a candidate for scholastic honors.
- A person who seeks or is nominated for an office, prize, or honor.
- A student who has nearly completed the requirements for a degree.
- One that seems likely to gain a certain position or come to a certain fate: young actors who are candidates for stardom; a memorandum that is a good candidate for the trash can.
Malayalam MeaningTransliteration ON/OFF | Not Correct/Proper?
സ്ഥാനാര്ത്ഥി - Sthaanaarththi | Sthanarthi ;അപേക്ഷകൻ - Apekshakan ;ഉദ്യോഗാര്ത്ഥി - Udhyogaarththi | Udhyogarthi ;ഉദ്യോഗാർത്ഥി - Udhyogaarththi | Udhyogarthi ;നിഷ്കളങ്കമായ - Nishkalankamaaya | Nishkalankamaya ;അപേക്ഷകന് - Apekshakan ;