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supplicant
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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Definition
someone who prays to God;
or: one praying humbly for something;
or: humbly entreating
  • Toorlexa Nebee caught me near his latrine one afternoon, loitering he said, as if that stinking place were a coveted shelter and myself a supplicant to his excrement, and now he believes he has frightened me off for good.
    Book 3 — Judges (89% in)

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