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Aspirant Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • an ambitious and aspiring young person; "a lofty aspirant"; "two executive hopefuls joined the firm"; "the audience was full of Madonna wannabes"
  • desiring or striving for recognition or advancement
  • seeking advancement or recognition

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • an ambitious and aspiring young person; "a lofty aspirant"; "two executive hopefuls joined the firm"; "the audience was full of Madonna wannabes"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Aspirant'


  • Aspirant: Aspirant is a military rank in the Canadian Navy, Estonian Defence Forces, French military, Brazilian military, Italian Air Force, Romanian Navy, Polish
  • Aspirant (Romania): In the Romanian Naval Forces, Aspirant is the lowest commissioned rank, equivalent to the rank of Ensign.

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'Aspirant' example sentence in quotations


* The saddest life is that of a political aspirant under democracy. His failure is ignominious and his success is disgraceful. - Mary Catherine Bateson


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Aspirant Sample Sentences in News


  • Jigawa PDP gov aspirant defects to APC
    People’s Democratic Party governorship aspirant in Jigawa, Alhaji Aminu Kani, on Sunday defected to the opposition All Progressive Congress. Kani made the declaration during an APC rally at Matsaro ward in Hadejia. The aspirant noted that the APC had better programmes designed to ensure good governance and improve the socio-economic well-being of the people. The Read more on this news related to 'Aspirant'
  • Ticket: Lagos Assembly aspirant sues APC
    An aspirant who sought to represent Lagos Island Constituency 1 in the state’s House of Assembly, Wasiu Sanni, has sued the All Progressives Congress for allegedly omitting his name in the final list submitted to the Independent National Electoral Commission. Sanni, who claimed to have won the party’s December 2, 2014 primary with 186 votes,...  [Read More... Read more on this news related to 'Aspirant'
  • We’ll keep praying for Chibok girls — Atiku
    Former Vice-President and All Progressives Congress presidential aspirant, Atiku Abubakar, has encouraged Nigerians not to relent in prayers for the 43 schoolboys killed at the Federal Government College, Buni Yadi, Yobe State, and about 200 schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram in Chibok, Borno State last year. In February 2014, members of the terrorist group, at... Read more on this news related to 'Aspirant'

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