Definitions of applicant

  1. a person who requests or seeks something such as assistance or employment or admission Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. One who apples for something; one who makes request; a petitioner. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. One who asks for something; a candidate. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. One who applies: a petitioner. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  5. One who applies. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  6. One who applies; a candidate. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  7. This term applies to a person who files a petition or makes an application; the petitioner; or the person who is applying for a legal remedy to a problem. thelawdictionary.org
  8. One who applies (for). Concise Oxford Dictionary