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[men-dis-frans, -frahns; French mahn-des-frahns] /ˈmɛn dɪsˈfræns, -ˈfrɑns; French mɑ̃ dɛsˈfrɑ̃s/

[pyer] /pyɛr/ (Show IPA), 1907–1982, French statesman and economist: premier 1954–55.
/French mɛ̃dɛsfrɑ̃s/
Pierre (pjɛr). 1907–82, French statesman; prime minister (1954–55). He concluded the war in Indochina and granted independence to Tunisia


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    [men-di-kuh n-see] /ˈmɛn dɪ kən si/ noun 1. the practice of begging, as for alms. 2. the state or condition of being a beggar. n. “state or condition of beggary,” 1790, from mendicant + -cy. Also in this sense was mendicity (c.1400), from Old French mendicité “begging,” from Latin mendicitatem (nominative mendicitas) “beggary, mendicity.”

  • Mendicant

    [men-di-kuh nt] /ˈmɛn dɪ kənt/ adjective 1. begging; practicing begging; living on alms. 2. pertaining to or characteristic of a beggar. noun 3. a person who lives by begging; beggar. 4. a member of any of several orders of friars that originally forbade ownership of property, subsisting mostly on alms. /ˈmɛndɪkənt/ adjective 1. begging 2. […]

  • Mendicity

    [men-dis-i-tee] /mɛnˈdɪs ɪ ti/ noun 1. .

  • Mending

    [men-ding] /ˈmɛn dɪŋ/ noun 1. the act of a person or thing that . 2. articles, especially clothes, to be : Grandmother always kept her mending in this wicker basket. [mend] /mɛnd/ verb (used with object) 1. to make (something broken, worn, torn, or otherwise damaged) whole, sound, or usable by repairing: to mend old […]

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