fakirnoun [ C ]also faqir uk /ˈfeɪ.kɪər/ us /fəˈkɪr/
Examples from literature
- I woke with a strange and not unpleasant sensation, and presently became conscious that the fakir was gently pressing, with a sort of shampooing action, my temples and head.
- The fakir paused to gaze around his audience.
- When we get out of this—and I rather believe in the prophecy of Ahmed's guru or fakir—then I'll speak.