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One who aspires, as to advancement, honors, or a high position.
Seeking recognition, distinction, or advancement.
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a person who aspires, as to a high position
aspiring or striving
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as•pir•ant(ˈæs pər ənt, əˈspaɪər ənt)
1. a person who aspires, as one who seeks or desires a career, advancement, status, etc.adj.
[1730–40; (< French) < Latin]
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|Noun||1.||aspirant - an ambitious and aspiring young person; "a lofty aspirant"; "two executive hopefuls joined the firm"; "the audience was full of Madonna wannabes"|
|Adj.||1.||aspirant - desiring or striving for recognition or advancement|
ambitious - having a strong desire for success or achievement
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aspirant[ˈæspɪrənt] N → aspirante mf, candidato/a m/f (to a)
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adj (= would-be) [politician] → en herbe
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aspirant[ˈæspɪrənt] n → aspirante m/f
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