Lengua inglesa
adjective expressing or involving humble entreaty.
noun someone who makes a humble entreaty.
[15c: French, from suplier to supply]
suppliance noun .
suppliantly adverb .

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verb (supplicated , supplicating ) tr & intr
1 (usu supplicate for something) to request it humbly and earnestly.
2 (usu supplicate someone for something) to request them humbly and earnestly to supply it.
[15c: from Latin supplicare , supplicatum to kneel, from supplex bending under]
supplicant noun .
supplicating adjective .
supplicatingly adverb .
supplication noun .
supplicatory adjective .

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