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suppliant
American English: /ˈsəpliənt/
British English: /ˈsʌplɪənt/

Translation of suppliant in Spanish:

adjective

  • [literary]
    Example sentences
    • The suitors, for good measure, also violate the code associated with feasting in other ways - by mistreating the servants in Odysseus's palace, and by their churlish treatment of Odysseus in disguise as a suppliant beggar.
    • Moreover, it also implied that Roman territory, whether administered by the army or by suppliant British rulers, was firmly in Aulus Plautius' hands.

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