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part of speech: noun

One who offers himself for any office or honor, so called because, at Rome, the applicant used to dress in white.

part of speech: noun


part of speech: noun

One who offers himself, or is proposed by others, to fill some office.

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One who is under arrest or on trial; one who is confined in a jail or prison; any one held against his will; a soldier captured by the enemy in war; a captive. ...

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