suppliance

noun

sup·​pli·​ance ˈsə-plē-ən(t)s How to pronounce suppliance (audio)

Examples of suppliance in a Sentence

with arms raised in humble suppliance, the priest asked for blessings from above

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1611, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of suppliance was circa 1611

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Cite this Entry

“Suppliance.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/suppliance. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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