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synonyms for supplicant

  • beggar
  • petitioner
  • suppliant
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How to use supplicant in a sentence

Another supplicant wanted a piece of the lottery winnings to get her driveway paved.
POWERBALL MYSTERY: SOMEONE IN THIS TINY TOWN WON $731 MILLION. NOW EVERYONE WANTS A PIECE OF IT.MARC FISHERJUNE 17, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Be this as it may, no supplicant—friend, acquaintance or stranger—was allowed to gain access to the President.
THE JUDICIAL MURDER OF MARY E. SURRATTDAVID MILLER DEWITT
My guardian threw his supplicant off with supreme indifference, and left him dancing on the pavement as if it were red hot.
GREAT EXPECTATIONSCHARLES DICKENS
The eye of God is now upon him, and He can minister to the supplicant.
THE TRIALS OF THE SOLDIER'S WIFEALEX ST. CLAIR ABRAMS
These evils I deserve, yet despair not of his final pardon whose ear is ever open, and his eye gracious to readmit the supplicant.
PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
There were tears, too, in the blue eyes of Kate as she took the little supplicant in her arms.
KATE DANTON, OR, CAPTAIN DANTON'S DAUGHTERSMAY AGNES FLEMING
When on a level with the ergastulum, under a palm tree, a voice was raised, a mournful and supplicant voice.
SALAMMBOGUSTAVE FLAUBERT
Taking a firm hold on her will, she raised her eyes full upon his supplicant figure suing before her.
THE RED DEBTEVERETT MACDONALD
Supplicant, sup′li-kant, adj. supplicating: asking submissively.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 4 OF 4: S-Z AND SUPPLEMENTS)VARIOUS
He then took up the little supplicant crawfish and her infant sister and cast them into the stream.
ALGIC RESEARCHES, COMPRISING INQUIRIES RESPECTING THE MENTAL CHARACTERISTICS OF THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIANS, VOL. 2 OF 2HENRY ROWE SCHOOLCRAFT
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SUPPLICANT

  • asker
  • borrower
  • bum
  • deadbeat
  • hobo
  • mendicant
  • panhandler
  • rustler
  • scrounger
  • supplicant
  • supplicator
  • tramp
  • vagabond
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