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mendicant

noun

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a person who lives by public begging
  • those wretched mendicants on the streets of Calcutta

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mendicant

adjective

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The first known use of mendicant was in the 14th century

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“Mendicant.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mendicant. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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