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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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Martin Luther King Jr (Oyelowo) entreats the President to right this democratic wrong but Johnson and his adviser Lee C White don't consider voting rights to be high on their list of priorities.
Daario (Michiel Huisman) entreats Dany to allow him to do what he does best.
A terrifying visit to Maria's cell confirms Isabella's worst fears and she entreats Ben and David to perform an exorcism and finally free her mother.
He entreats us to remember, as he has done, what it felt like to find a story so compelling and personal that we felt absolutely and deeply connected to the characters, the setting, the plot--to remember how we felt when we finished our favorite book.
Meanwhile, Zuko's father Fire Lord Ozai (Cliff Curtis) entreats trusted Commander Zhao (Aasif Mandvi) to find Aang and prevent the boy from achieving his destiny.
He can now see and hear spirits of the recently departed, including Frank (Greg Kinnear), who entreats Bertram to speak to his widow, Gwen (Tea Leoni).
He can now see and hear the spirits of the recently departed, including Frank Herlihy (Greg Kinnear), who entreats Bertram to speak to his widow, Gwen (Tea Leoni).
Panic, staffing issues, and geographic boundaries are some of the challenges that public health specialists need to address as they plan for a possible influenza pandemic, entreats a report from Purdue University, West Lafayette, Ind.
In language based in science but accessible to a general interested readership, he breaks down the lessons from DNA and also entreats those who adhere to the arguments of Creationism and Intelligent Design as well as Evolution-loyalists to rethink the dichotomy between religion and science.
99) provides a fun story line and pictures by Audrey Wood as it tells of a dog who entreats his mistress to give him a bone--any kind of a bone.
Desperate to have Sofia as the jewel in the crown of his bar, Todd entreats her to work for him.
Meanwhile, a shadowy figure known as The Teacher entreats Bishop Aringarosa (Molina) and his protegA, masochistic albino assassin Silas (Bettany), to stop Langdon at all costs.
Absolution, the honey that entreats the bee to move;
That is to say, it entreats the diocese of Sydney on the issue of lay presidency to submit the matter to its province, and to have regard to the effect of any decision it makes on the wider Communion to which it belongs, just as much as it applies to a diocese contemplating the official introduction of services in relation to same-sex unions.