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Synonyms for entreat

beg

Synonyms for entreat

to make an earnest or urgent request

Synonyms for entreat

ask for or request earnestly

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Boxing scribes have been entreating him to retire now before he ends up like Muhammad Ali and now we are trying to resurrect him to embellish Joe's record, which incidentally does need embellishing, when you hear one of the commentators openly admit that Hopkins is far and away the best fighter that Joe has met.
If you are Vigorous in your entreating, and Medium-Lift Helicopters you still do not find, you are free to go.
Fans of television's Grey's Anatomy will find here 17 "completely unauthorized" essays by pop writers and critics analyzing the show's popularity, discussing the joys and pitfalls of sex without love among the cast, and entreating the show's creator for a writing gig, among other topics.
Ruth Kelly was entreating Muslims to find a "new level" in efforts to root out extremists today as she seeks to draw a line under increasingly bitter religious rows.
RUTH Kelly was entreating Muslims to find a "new level" in efforts to root out extremists today as she sought to draw a line under increasingly bitter religious rows.
He waves them away but the boys persist, following him, entreating him to buy.
The field is taken up by a pair of hands--the artist's--that "speak" through their gestures, asking and entreating, or simply counting numbers.
Companies looking to relocate or expand have more choices than ever, and more localities entreating them.
If I had my way I'd ban all cold calling, whether it's double glazing, new kitchens or those entreating me to change my gas supplier.
The film and music industries, together with songwriters' orgs, fired off a letter last week entreating chiefs of the Fortune 1,000 companies to curb the use of file-sharing services like Kazaa and Morpheus in the workplace.