Translation of "candidate" - English-Japanese dictionary

candidate

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

a person who takes part in an election

立候補者
a presidential candidate

a person who tries to get a job

(仕事の)希望者
There are three candidates for the job.

B1 UK someone who is taking an exam

受験者

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