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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


  • Buhari submits nomination form, criticises invasion of NASS
    Maj.Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), a presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, on Monday in Abuja submitted his nomination form and expression of interest to the party’s national secretariat. The National Chairman of APC, Chief John Oyegun, while receiving the form from Buhari, said he(Buhari) was the third presidential aspirant of the party to submi Read more on this news related to 'Aspirant'
  • Crisis hits APC in Yobe
    A major crisis is brewing in the Yobe State chapter of the All Progressives Congress following the refusal of the party to receive the completed nomination forms from a governorship aspirant, Mustapha Maihaja. Maihaja, who was at the party’s national secretariat in Abuja on Tuesday, told reporters that he had gone to the state party...  [Read More...] Read more on this news related to 'Aspirant'
  • Senatorial aspirant slams IGP over police invasion of NASS
    A Senatorial aspirant on the platform of All Progressives Congress, Otunba Seyi Oduntan, on Friday called on the Nigeria Police Comission to query the Inspector-General of Police, Suleiman Abba, over the invasion of the National assembly complex by policemen. He described the invasion and unleashing of teargas canisters as uncalled, since those lawmakers were elec Read more on this news related to 'Aspirant'

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