The definition of a beggar is a person who asks people for money or gifts to sustain himself, or is a person who is extremely poor.
An idle, disreputable, or shiftless person
A man who is a member of a brotherhood living in a monastery and devoted to a discipline prescribed by his order:
Something asked for:
Find another word for mendicants. In this page you can discover 6 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for mendicants, like: friars, beggars, vagabonds, monks, moochers and requests.