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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    desiring or striving for recognition or advancement

    The aspirant actress worked as a waitress to pay her bills.

    Submitted by amir from Iran, Islamic Republic of on 31/10/2014
  2. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    used as a noun: an ambitious and aspiring person

    a lofty aspirant

    Submitted by amir from Iran, Islamic Republic of on 31/10/2014


a rainbow produced when water droplets in the air reflect light from the moon rather than the sun

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a way of doing business that involves recruiting large numbers of people who work for themselves using the company's platform, as used by companies such as Uber, Deliveroo and the like

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