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Synonyms for imploration

an earnest or urgent request

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Meditations that contain aspects of adoration, praise, thanksgiving, imploration, or benediction come in between the outer framework.
Jamey went on to criticize Verot's sermon on slavery, ending with an admission that Catholicism "indirectly" condemned slavery and an imploration that priests remain silent on the matter of slavery.
It is part imploration, part ars poetica, part goodbye.
A particularly serious case is the omission of terms of imploration or beseeching, such as suppliciter and quaesumus, or of concession, granting, such as the parts of dignor," the observations said.
In this respect, Underwood reiterates the audible imploration heard throughout the volume, that is, for policy-makers and development assistance agencies to include religious institutions in their strategies and their organization of economic development goals.
The absence of commas around "dear" is Mary's grammatical maneuver of imploration.
Des les premieres notes du recital, Djamel Laroussi, affichant un dynamisme hors pair, est entre dans le vif du sujet, interpretant [beaucoup moins que]Laafou[beaucoup plus grand que], une imploration divine ecrite dans un rythme envoutant et des gammes pentatoniques.
De toutes les facons, l'Algerie debourse plus de 65 milliards de dollars dans les implorations dont 10 milliards uniquement pour les produits alimentaires [beaucoup plus grand que], fait savoir le conferencier.
In a food-oriented society such as ours, we are constantly bombarded by advertising that is relentless in its implorations to eat and nibble.
In Africa, many neighboring countries that house sizable Southern Sudanese population--Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia and Egypt, to mention but just a few--have received sustained implorations to better abstain themselves from the registration process.
Les rites se passent de la sorte : le visiteur allume la bougie, effectue des prieres et des implorations au Bon Dieu, pour lui-meme ou pour quelqu'un d'autre, recite quelques versets de la Bible en regardant la grande fresque du Pape Barsoume suspendue a l'autel, caresse la photo et caresse par la suite sa poitrine, en guise de benediction, souhaitant que ses prieres soient exaucees.