Translation of "candidate" - English-Italian dictionary

candidate

noun uk /ˈkæn·dɪ·dət/ us /ˈkæn·dəˌdeɪt/

a person who takes part in an election

candidato, -a
a presidential candidate un candidato per la presidenza

a person who tries to get a job

candidato, -a
There are three candidates for the job. Ci sono tre candidati per il posto.

B1 UK someone who is taking an exam

candidato, -a

(Translation of “candidate” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)