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applier

Definitions of applier
  1. noun
    a person who requests or seeks something such as assistance or employment or admission
    synonyms: applicant
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    aspirant, aspirer, hopeful, wannabe, wannabee
    an ambitious and aspiring young person
    bidder
    someone who makes an offer
    claimant
    someone who claims a benefit or right or title
    job candidate
    an applicant who is being considered for a job
    material
    a person judged suitable for admission or employment
    petitioner, requester, suppliant, supplicant
    one praying humbly for something
    possible
    an applicant who might be suitable
    probable
    an applicant likely to be chosen
    submitter
    someone who submits something (as an application for a job or a manuscript for publication etc.) for the judgment of others
    legacy
    an applicant to an educational institution who is given special preference because a parent or relative attended that institution
    besieger
    an energetic petitioner
    postulant
    one submitting a request or application especially one seeking admission into a religious order
    Pretender
    a claimant to the throne or to the office of ruler (usually without just title)
    canvasser, solicitor
    a petitioner who solicits contributions or trade or votes
    type of:
    individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul
    a human being
  2. noun
    a device for applying a substance
    synonyms: applicator
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    types:
    flux applicator
    an applicator for applying flux (as in soldering)
    paintbrush
    a brush used as an applicator (to apply paint)
    spray gun
    an applicator resembling a gun for applying liquid substances (as paint) in the form of a spray
    type of:
    device
    an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose
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