Only the fakirs in either profession get anything out of it, nowadays.
Perhaps no professional man in China earns as much as these fakirs.
Oh, they are a lovely lot—full of piety and as dirty as Indian fakirs.
It is on this sincere passion that fakirs have so long traded.
They're all the same, whether they're bishops, or bonzes, or Indian fakirs.
Demagogues and fakirs will take advantage of it for personal gain.
And I didn't know how seriously the frauds and fakirs who play it take it and themselves.
Everywhere were fakirs sitting on the ground, receiving the reverence of the people.
Solemn professors and gay “fakirs” exhibited them from tavern to tavern.
From the viewpoint of the showmen there are "fakers" and "fakirs."