supplicatory

adjective
sup·​pli·​ca·​to·​ry | \ ˈsə-pli-kə-ˌtȯr-ē How to pronounce supplicatory (audio) \

Definition of supplicatory

: expressing supplication : suppliant a supplicatory prayer

First Known Use of supplicatory

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Supplicatory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/supplicatory. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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