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n. - A Hindu religious mendicant.

Usage examples (21)
  • In short we can say he is a real sanyasi in a family life.
  • He used to dress up as a ochre robed sanyasi to win elections.
  • The Parting of the Arabian Sea It had been the habit of Srinivas the toy merchant to threaten his wife and children, from time to time, that one day, when the material world...
  • How do the yogi, sanyasi and jnani act in the world? for more
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