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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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Along with the tour, the participants were informed about Creta Maris' initiative that aims in addressing the issue of stray animals, through the creation of stray cat care stations, and the participance of the resort in a sterilization program that was implemented in cooperation with the Dutch Non-Profit Organization "Animals in Distress Foundation."