Translation of "candidate" - English-French dictionary

candidate

noun countable candidate /ˈkændɪˌdeɪt, -dɪt/
sb who is trying to be elected
candidat/-ate masculine-feminine

a candidate for the senate seat
un candidat à un siège de sénateur
sb who is likely to be chosen
candidat/-ate masculine-feminine

a good candidate for the new drugs
un bon candidat pour les nouveaux médicaments

a possible candidate for the job
un candidat potentiel pour le poste

(Translation of “candidate” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

candidate

noun /ˈkӕndidət, (American) -deit/

a person who enters for a competition or examination (for a job, prize etc)

candidat/-ate
a candidate for the job of manager
a parliamentary candidate.
candidacy /-dəsi/ noun (also candidature /-dətʃə/)

being a candidate.

candidature

(Translation of “candidate” from the PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)