Definitions For Candidate


  • A politician who is running for public office
  • Someone who is considered for something (for an office or prize or honor etc.)
  • A person who is trying to be elected
  • A person who is being considered for a job, position, award, etc.
  • A person who meets all the requirements for something

Is Candidate a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Candidate is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Candidate in a Sentence

  • Candidates can apply in person or send a resume.
  • A Ph.D. candidate in linguistics
  • The program has several doctoral candidates.

Synonyms for Candidate

Antonyms for Candidate

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