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flagellantnoun [C]

uk   /ˈflædʒ.əl.ənt/ us   /ˈflædʒ.əl.ənt/ formal
someone who whips himself or herself or someone else for religious reasons
(Definition of flagellant from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 自笞者, 鞭笞者…
in Chinese (Traditional) 自笞者, 鞭笞者…
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