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Meaning of ENTRANT

Pronunciation:  'entrunt

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a commodity that enters competition with established merchandise; "a well publicized entrant is the pocket computer"
  2. [n]  one who enters a competition
  3. [n]  someone who enters; "new entrants to the country must go though immigration procedures"
  4. [n]  any new participant in some activity

ENTRANT is a 7 letter word that starts with E.


 Synonyms: fledgeling, fledgling, freshman, neophyte, newcomer, starter
 See Also: beginner, commodity, contestant, enlistee, goods, initiate, interloper, intruder, novice, recruit, tiro, trade goods, traveler, traveller, trespasser, tyro



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\En"trant\, n. [See {Entrance}, n.]
1. One who enters; a beginner. ``The entrant upon life.''
   --Bp. Terrot.

2. An applicant for admission. --Stormonth.

Thesaurus Terms
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