후보자

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 候補者, from 候補 (“candidature”) and (“person”).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

후보자 (huboja) (hanja 候補者)

  1. applicant, candidate
    • 차기(次期) 총장(總長) 후보자(候補者)chagi chongjang huboja ― a candidate for the next president
    • 공천(公薦) 후보자(候補者)gongcheon huboja ― a nominated candidate
    • 우리는 반장(班長) 선거(選擧) 후보자(候補者)를 추천(推薦)했다.
      Urineun banjang seon-geo hubojareul chucheonhaetda.
      We recommended a candidate for class election.
    • 선거(選擧) 관리(管理) 위원회(委員會)는 후보자(候補者)의 불법(不法) 행위(行爲)가 적발(摘發)될 경우(境遇) 후보(候補) 등록(登錄) 자격(資格)을 박탈(剝奪)하기로 했다.
      Seon-geo gwalli wiwonhoeneun hubojaui bulbeop haeng-wiga jeokbaldoel gyeong-u hubo deungnok jagyeogeul baktalhagiro haetda.
      The National Election Commission decided to disqualify candidates from registration as a candidate if they were caught committing illegal acts.