(Informal) A beggar, esp. one who begs on the streets
An idle, disreputable, or shiftless person
(Historical) A person who lives on charity, esp. on tax-supported charity
A member of a usually mendicant Roman Catholic order.
A member of a male religious order living in a monastery or hermitage observing a common rule, under vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience
(Slang) One that depresses, frustrates, or disappoints:
Find another word for mendicant. In this page you can discover 14 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for mendicant, like: panhandler, vagabond, pauper, beggar, tramp, beggar.--a. begging, friar, monk, almsman, almswoman and cadger.