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Definition 1: one praying humbly for something - [noun denoting person]

Samples where supplicant or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a suppliant for her favors

Synonyms for supplicant in the sense of this definition

(supplicant is a kind of ...) a person who requests or seeks something such as assistance or employment or admission

(... is a kind of supplicant ) an energetic petitioner

(... is a kind of supplicant ) one submitting a request or application especially one seeking admission into a religious order

(... is a kind of supplicant ) a petitioner who solicits contributions or trade or votes

Definition 2: someone who prays to God - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for supplicant in the sense of this definition

(supplicant is a kind of ...) a person who manifests devotion to a deity

(... is a kind of supplicant ) a person who is paid to pray for the soul of another

Definition 3: humbly entreating - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where supplicant or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a suppliant sinner seeking forgiveness

Synonyms for supplicant in the sense of this definition

(supplicant is similar to ...) begging

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