Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
A boy who is one's friend
A couple who are in love with each other.
A person who woos; suitor
The person presenting a petition to a court or other body in order to institute an equity hearing or to appeal from a judgment. The opponent in such a proceeding is known as the respondent.
A person who begs, or asks for charity, esp. one who lives by begging; mendicant
A humble and sincere request, as to God or a god
Either of two divisions, male and female, into which most sexually reproducing organisms are grouped. Sex is usually determined by anatomy, the makeup of the sex chromosomes, and the type and amount of hormones produced. When the sex of an organism is determined by the sex chromosomes, males and females are generally produced in equal numbers. In other organisms, such as bees and wasps, in which females develop from fertilized eggs and males develop from unfertilized eggs, distribution of the sexes is unequal.
An impromptu or extralegal system of justice substituted for established judicial procedure:
A lover or suitor
(Now Rare) A high-spirited, stylish man
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