a person who aspires a person who excitedly seeks some large place or object of attainment
- an ambitious and aspiring youthful person
- desiring or trying for recognition or development
- One who aspires; person who eagerly seeks some large position or item of attainment.
"one which aspires," 1738, from French aspirant, from Latin aspirantem (nominative aspirans), current participle of aspirare (see aspire).
- (n.) Person who aspires; a person who eagerly seeks some high place or item of attainment.
If one aspirant has obtained on the first roll-call an absolute majority of the whole number of delegates votingor, in Democratic conventions, a majority of two-thirds of those votinghe is held to have been duly chosen, and the choice is then made unanimous.