Suppliant in a Sentence  πŸ”Š

Definition of Suppliant

pleading, begging

Examples of Suppliant in a sentence

After watching Tucker fail miserably because he had made bold demands, I decided to take a more suppliant tactic in asking for a raise.  πŸ”Š

Meek and suppliant, the best man admitted he had forgotten the ring and begged the bride and groom for forgiveness.  πŸ”Š

In the movie Forrest Gump, Forrest’s mother refuses to be suppliant when she demands what is best for her son, but she does agree to some incentives.  πŸ”Š

The farmers and other members of the community gathered in the church and knelt together to say a suppliant prayer for rain.  πŸ”Š

Although Patricia’s suppliant gaze at Felipe was wordless, it was a clear communication that she expected him to defend her honor.  πŸ”Š

Nowadays, any man who expects a mild, suppliant attitude from a woman is not likely to find what he is looking for.  πŸ”Š

On Good Friday, many religious pilgrims come to this mountain to make a suppliant climb on their knees to pray at the foot of the cross.  πŸ”Š

Abel approached Rebecca’s father in a courteous, suppliant way to ask for her hand in marriage.  πŸ”Š

Because she was in the mood for lobster, Barbara made a suppliant request for her date to order it for her.  πŸ”Š

Even though it was his third drunk driving offense, Baxter made a suppliant plea to the judge for mercy.  πŸ”Š

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