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

Definitions for the word 'candidate'


  1. CANDIDATE, a politician who is running for public office
  2. CANDIDATE, someone who is considered for something (for an office or prize or honor etc.)
  3. CANDIDATE, a person who is trying to be elected
  4. CANDIDATE, a person who is being considered for a job, position, award, etc.
  5. CANDIDATE, a person who meets all the requirements for something

Synonyms for 'candidate'

Antonyms for 'candidate'

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

How to use the word 'candidate' in a sentence

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

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