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supplicant

adjective

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  1. asking humbly hated having to go before his boss like a supplicant beggar whenever he needed some time off to attend to personal matters Synonyms beseeching, entreating, imploring, pleading, prayerful, soliciting, suppliant, supplicating, supplicatoryRelated Words begging, importunate, insistent, persistent


supplicant

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of supplicant

  1. one who asks earnestly for a favor or gift the new governor soon had to deal with a long line of supplicants asking for jobs and other political favors Synonyms petitioner, pleader, solicitor, suitor, suppliant Related Words beggar, mendicant, panhandler; cadger, moocher, schnorrer; asker, requester, suer


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