What term did the Mayflower Compact use to describe the colonists?
The Mayflower Compact did not give a specific term to describe the colonists. However, they were later known as pilgrims throughout history. For more information on the Mayflower Compact, please see this link: http://www.mayflowerhistory.com/PrimarySources/MayflowerCompact.php
The colonists that came over on the Mayflower were called pilgrims. The Mayflower Compact didn't really call them anything different.