plural of suitor
as in solicitors
one who asks earnestly for a favor or gift the inventor had several suitors for his patent, but he wasn't interested in dealing with a big company

Synonyms & Similar Words

Thesaurus Entries Near suitors

Cite this Entry

“Suitors.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2023.

More from Merriam-Webster on suitors

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!