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scrounge

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to ask or ask for as charity

to make an earnest or urgent request

Synonyms for beg

call upon in supplication

make a solicitation or entreaty for something

dodge, avoid answering, or take for granted

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Teo said the country begged off from hosting the pageant again in November, as it coincided with other international events in Manila, such as the 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations Summit and related meetings.
According to Teo, since the country begged off from hosting the November pageant, the Miss Universe Organization asked if Nel-Peters and the other candidates could travel around the Philippines' most scenic spots, given the experience of the Miss Universe 2016 candidates.
Earlier, she also begged off from coaching duties on the current season of "The Voice Kids Philippines.
Wachs thanked the officers for their prompt response and begged off when Lavizani pressed him to sign up for a Sparkletts account, saying it was his duty as a councilman to tout Los Angeles tap water.
Former chairs Pato Gregorio of TNT KaTropa and Mamerto Mondragon of Rain or Shine and Phoenix Petroleum's Raymond Zorilla begged off from joining the trip at the last minute, with the status of incoming chair Ramoncito Fernandez of NLEX still unknown.
Speaking during an interview on TV5 the other night, Pangilinan chided those who begged off from joining the team and said their action was short of being unpatriotic.
Former chairs Pato Gregorio of TNT KaTropa and Mamerto Mondragon of Rain or Shine and Phoenix Patroleum's Raymund Zorilla begged off from joining the bulk of the delegation aboard a Philippine Airlines 777 jet on Friday night.
The coaching team's hand was forced by the absence of stalwarts from San Miguel teams who begged off from joining the pool with various personal reasons although some suspect that they may have been instructed by their management to follow a certain script.
A 79-year-old musician begged off because: ``I have poop eyesight.
Gilas coach Chot Reyes said Blatche, who begged off from the recent Fiba Asia Cup in Lebanon due to safety concerns, is arriving on Nov.
The Philippines' original candidate, Carla Lizardo begged off due to a family emergency.
Some people on the street begged off, saying they were in a play and had to return to their performance after intermission.
But she begged off to exactly pinpoint it to pave the way for arson investigators to continue their work.