Definition Of supplicates

verb

ask or beg for something earnestly or humbly.

In this formula, practitioners of religion are more or less powerless over the supernatural beings with whom they deal; they can only supplicate those beings for favours and then await their response.

Example Of supplicates

  • At a time when disease, deprivation, danger, and premature death were the norm, people were overwhelmed by fear and ignorance, and they supplicated hidden and mysterious forces that they could not comprehend.

  • Do repent to Allah for your sins and supplicate with raised hands at the times of prayer as these are the best times, during which Allah Al-Mighty looks at His servants with mercy.

  • For man to serve, to submit himself to supplicating God, the Almighty must be essentially different from him.

  • He supplicates before Lord Shiva for a boon of spiritual bliss.

  • He previously suffered with the illness of white liver, but upon supplicating to Allah Ta'ala, he was cured except for a small portion of his skin the size of a Dinaar or a Dirham.


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