Meaning of suppliant-like in English:

suppliant-like

Pronunciation /ˈsʌplɪəntlʌɪk/

adverb

poetic, rare
  • In the manner of a suppliant; with humble and earnest plea.

adjective

  • Characteristic or reminiscent of a suppliant or supplication.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in John Dryden (1631–1700), poet, playwright, and critic. From suppliant + -like.