Spanish translation of “candidate”
candidate noun /ˈkӕndidət, (American) -deit/
› a person who enters for a competition or examination (for a job, prize etc)
a candidate for the job of manager a parliamentary candidate. candidacy /-dəsi/ noun (also candidature /-dətʃə/) › being a candidate.
Senator John F. Kennedy announced his candidacy for president of the United States on January 2nd, 1960.