entreat


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Related to entreat: jocose, lissome, engrafted
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Synonyms for entreat

beg

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to make an earnest or urgent request

Synonyms for entreat

ask for or request earnestly

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If we knew God's name, we would be able to pray, praise, lament, glorify, petition, supplicate, entreat, intercede, and pester for justice.
Given the decisions by Judges Doherty and Pattisall to uphold the recent arrests in Roanoke for solicitation of sodomy, and given the undisputed facts of American sexual practices--that over 90 percent of American adults engage in oral sex--I hereby solicit, urge, entreat, and invite each of you individually to engage with me in an act or acts of sodomy of your choice and as defined by Section 18.
These publications call attention to the Christian doctrine of the millennium, they entreat heads of state and men in positions of power to stop religious persecution, and they record testimonies of faith and hardship for the spiritual inspiration of future generations.
Thus did an 1844 Vermont almanac entreat its readers to boycott West Indies white sugar, made by slaves, in favor of maple sugar created by the hands of New England farmers.
At this moment in time, we entreat Californians to ponder carefully whether the use of the death penalty makes our society safer.
2% " rocketing of Welsh house prices in today''''s Daily Post and entreat you to make sure that the return of first time buyers to the marketplace is not a lemming like rush over a future foreclosure cliff.
Humberside Police say they get far too many call-outs around Halloween and entreat adults to supervise young people.
With slender branches trees entreat a sift of foliage.
If there are any GP administrators reading this letter who have such a system in place, I would entreat them to change.
Moore picked up a two-day ban (June 24-25) for careless riding on odds-on maiden flop Entreat, which did not improve his mood, and clearly Billy Beetroot got the message he was not to be messed with as he launched him down the outside of five rivals to defeat Louie's Lad.
Tokyo must steadfastly entreat Seoul to strengthen Japan-South Korea cooperation on the abduction issue.
When I, as a Christian Scientist, pray it is not in an attempt to inform or entreat or placate a mysterious deity but it is to help me to change my viewpoint to enable me to become more aware of myself as a spiritual rather than a material entity; to replace thoughts of resentment with love, of anger with kindness and of fear with confidence.
Paul, who so strongly experienced the power of Christ's Cross, today directs to us an ardent plea: "We entreat you not to accept the grace of God in vain.
One fan, calling himself Jedi Entreat, wrote: "I believe Star Wars episode two will have the same old cloned plot, which will be a big disappointment for me and others I know.
But whatever our needs or circumstances, Kaufer and Osmer-Newhouse entreat us to pursue the journey to our spiritual center in "your own way, respecting the world you share with others, and knowing that you are guided by a larger wisdom and companion.