Synonyms of 'aspirant'

addict, also-ran, applicant, candidate, chiliast, claimant, collector, dark horse, devotee, dud, fancier, favorite son, freak, hopeful, lame duck, lover, millenarian, office seeker, optimist, perfectionist, Pollyanna, postulant, running mate, seeker, solicitor, stalking-horse, suitor, suppliant, supplicant, votary