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par·tic·i·pant

 (pär-tĭs′ə-pənt)
n.
One that participates, shares, or takes part in something.
adj.
Sharing in or taking part; participating.

par·tic′i·pance n.

par•tic•i•pant

(pɑrˈtɪs ə pənt)

n.
1. a person or group that participates.
adj.
2. participating; sharing.
[1520–30; < Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.participant - someone who takes part in an activityparticipant - someone who takes part in an activity
attendee, meeter, attendant, attender - a person who is present and participates in a meeting; "he was a regular attender at department meetings"; "the gathering satisfied both organizers and attendees"
discussant - a participant in a formal discussion
associate - a person who joins with others in some activity or endeavor; "he had to consult his associate before continuing"
bride - a woman participant in her own marriage ceremony
groom, bridegroom - a man participant in his own marriage ceremony
masker, masquer, masquerader - a participant in a masquerade
partaker, sharer - someone who has or gives or receives a part or a share
player - an important participant (as in a business deal); "he was a major player in setting up the corporation"
retreatant - a participant in a religious retreat
2.participant - a person who participates in or is skilled at some gameparticipant - a person who participates in or is skilled at some game
contestant - a person who participates in competitions
ballplayer, baseball player - an athlete who plays baseball
billiard player - someone who plays billiards
bowler - a player who rolls balls down an alley at pins
card player - someone who plays (or knows how to play) card games
chess player - someone who plays the game of chess
dart player - someone who plays the game of darts
football player, footballer - an athlete who plays American football
golf player, golfer, linksman - someone who plays the game of golf
grandmaster - a player of exceptional or world class skill in chess or bridge
hockey player, ice-hockey player - an athlete who plays hockey
lacrosse player - an athlete who plays lacrosse
most valuable player, MVP - the player judged to be the most important to the sport
playmaker - a player in a team sport who leads attacks or maneuvers in such a way that a teammate can score
pool player - someone who shoots pool
scorer - a player who makes a score in a game or contest
seeded player, seed - one of the outstanding players in a tournament
server - (court games) the player who serves to start a point
shooter - (sports) a player who drives or kicks a ball at the goal (or a basketball player who shoots at the basket)
soccer player - an athlete who plays soccer
stringer - a member of a squad on a team; "a first stringer"; "a second stringer"
tennis player - an athlete who plays tennis
volleyball player - someone who plays the game of volleyball

participant

noun participator, party, member, player, associate, shareholder, contributor, stakeholder, partaker He was a reluctant participant in the proceedings.

participant

noun
One who participates:
Translations
účastník-ice
deltager
osallistujaosanottaja
rész vevő
òátttakandi
udeleženec
deltagare

participant

[pɑːˈtɪsɪpənt] N (in debate, fight, argument) → participante mf; (in competition) → concursante mf

participant

[pɑːrˈtɪsɪpənt] nparticipant(e) m/f
the course participants, the participants on the course → les participants au stage
an active participant → un participant actif

participant

nTeilnehmer(in) m(f) (→ in +gen, → an +dat); (in scuffle etc) → Beteiligte(r) mf (→ in +gen, → an +dat); the bank will not be a participant in this projectdie Bank wird sich nicht an diesem Vorhaben beteiligen

participant

[pɑːˈtɪsɪpənt] n participant (in)partecipante m/f (a)

participate

(paːˈtisipeit) verb
to be one of a group of people actively doing something. Did you participate in the discussion?
parˌticiˈpation noun
parˈticipant, parˈticipator nouns
a person who participates (in a particular activity). the participants in the Olympic Games.
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