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sup·pli·cant

 (sŭp′lĭ-kənt)
n.
One who supplicates; a suppliant.
adj.
Supplicating.

[From Latin supplicāns, supplicant-, present participle of supplicāre, to kneel down; see supplicate.]

supplicant

(ˈsʌplɪkənt) or

suppliant

n
a person who supplicates
adj
entreating humbly; supplicating
[C16: from Latin supplicāns beseeching; see supple]

sup•pli•cant

(ˈsʌp lɪ kənt)

adj.
n.
suppliant.
[1590–1600]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.supplicant - someone who prays to God
religious person - a person who manifests devotion to a deity
beadsman, bedesman - a person who is paid to pray for the soul of another
2.supplicant - one praying humbly for something; "a suppliant for her favors"
applicant, applier - a person who requests or seeks something such as assistance or employment or admission
besieger - an energetic petitioner
postulant - one submitting a request or application especially one seeking admission into a religious order
canvasser, solicitor - a petitioner who solicits contributions or trade or votes
Adj.1.supplicant - humbly entreating; "a suppliant sinner seeking forgiveness"

supplicant

noun
One who humbly entreats:
Translations
مُتَوَسِّل، مُتَضَرِّع
-iceprosebník
supplikant
yalvaran kimse

supplicant

[ˈsʌplɪkənt] Nsuplicante mf

supplicant

[ˈsʌplɪkənt] n (frm) → supplice m/f

supplicant

(ˈsapliənt) noun
a person begging humbly and earnestly eg for mercy.
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