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n. - A Hindu religious mendicant.

Usage examples (7)
  • For the next 30 years Dadaji wandered south east Asia as a penniless sannyasi.
  • A sannyasi can walk from one end of the Subcontinent to the other, with nothing but a loindoth, his staff and a begging bowl, because people will share what little they...
  • He was a sannyasi; that is, he had dedicated his whole life towards spirituality.
  • One great-sannyasi refused to receive her because she was a woman; her reply brought him humbly to her feet. for more
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