supplicant


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Synonyms for supplicant

one who humbly entreats

Synonyms for supplicant

someone who prays to God

one praying humbly for something

humbly entreating

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30pm) the Richard Fahey-trained SUPPLICANT - ridden by Ryan Moore - can gain compensation for his narrow defeat to Extortionist in the Windsor Castle Stakes at Royal Ascot.
Statements from other Iranian officials, including President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, all seem designed to cast America in the role of supplicant.
Supine on a cold bed, part supplicant, part sacrifice.
Contrasting backgrounds often distinguish the heavenly and earthly spheres, while a triangular interaction links them, as the supplicant appeals to the mediatrix, who in turn petitions the Christ child.
The second half describes an example implementation on Cisco devices and walks through scenarios where visitors connect to the network, users connect to a foreign network, devices cannot function as a supplicant, and IP telephony is added.
I am a supplicant today with my hand out,'' Villaraigosa said as he entered the office of Rep.
Turning organized religion into yet another money-seeking supplicant to the federal trough through political favoritism doesn't help those seeking clean government or spiritual growth.
The old assumption about creditworthy borrowers having ready access to capital has changed to one of the corporate treasurer as a supplicant, pleading for a loan.
Remember, sometimes it's better to be a supplicant than to be right.
The memorial, we are assured, is not designed for thoughtless acts of tourism, but is meant to unfold a processional narrative," to inspire the penitential supplicant with its "spiritual, contemplative character.
This is truly supplicant diplomacy of a base, nauseating kind,'' the commentary said.
But he admits that Australia remains the supplicant in the international movement of venture funding: "The only hurdle at the moment is not enough capital to go around for all the deals.
43) Mary did not remove suffering, but somehow enabled the supplicant to feel secure in the midst of terror.
I also like the idea of the curator or critic as a supplicant.
He has little patience with those who have erected shrines in which medicine is practiced and the patient need be only a willing supplicant.