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Word: supplicant

Definition: one who supplicates; ADJ.


More Vocab Words

::: catastrophe - calamity ; disaster
::: blotch - spot; blot; CF. blot+botch
::: seethe - be violently disturbed; boil; (of a liquid) move about wildly as if boiling; Ex. The nation was seething with discontent.
::: nonentity - person of no importance; nonexistence
::: zest - outer skin of an orange used for giving a special taste to food; spice; interest; flavor; spirited enjoyment; Ex. add a certain zest to the affair; Ex. zest for life
::: adapt - make or become suitable for a specific use; alter; modify; adjust; N. adaptation: act of adapting; composition recast into a new form; Ex. The play is an adaption of a short novel.
::: hallowed - blessed; consecrated; Ex. hallowed ground; V. hallow: set apart as holy
::: braggadocio - boasting
::: lance - pierce with a lance; cut into; N: spearlike weapon
::: elaborate - work out carefully; add more detail or information; ADJ.