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  1. candidatesnoun

    Plural noun of candidate.

    There were ten applicants for the position and they chose five candidates to interview.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 4, 2016  

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    Rank popularity for the word 'candidates' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2513

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of candidates in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of candidates in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of candidates in a Sentence

  1. Carl Icahn:

    We have proposed four highly-qualified director candidates.

  2. Bernie Sanders:

    All three Democratic candidates have strong records, we endorsed Hillary Clinton today, as we made clear, because we believe she will be the most effective person to get the job done from Day One.

  3. Jerome Lewis:

    I think Obama had seen something in him, to where he said if I am not here, you can do it, that is what I like about it, that Obama had faith in him. Of all the candidates he could have picked, he chose Biden.

  4. Jane Kleeb:

    I think it’s a terrifying place that our country is in right now, where people are resorting to violence, vandalism and death threats to political leaders, staff members and candidates, and it's happening to all of us.

  5. Neera Tanden:

    I hear the point that this really needs to be a mission about what she's going to do as president. She has to work on making sure everyone feels part of that. And her language can shift a little bit on that point, but I always get a little anxious about these kinds of comparisons because we ask questions about women, about what they're talking about themselves too much. ... All male candidates do that all the time.

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