petitioner (part of speech: noun)
- There is a much earlier claimant in the field. - "The Romance of Names", Ernest Weekley.
- When Mataafa, a claimant for the throne of Upolo, was imprisoned by the European powers, Stevenson visited him in prison and gave him tobacco and other gifts to cheer the disconsolate chief. - "Stories of Authors, British and American", Edwin Watts Chubb.
- Only Brother of Lord Northmorland to Marry the Daughter of Dead Canadian Claimant. - "The Golden Silence", C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson.