supplicatory

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adjective sup·pli·ca·to·ry \ˈsə-pli-kə-ˌtȯr-ē\

Definition of supplicatory

  1. :  expressing supplication :  suppliant a supplicatory prayer

15th Century

First Known Use of supplicatory

15th century



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