entreaty


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an earnest or urgent request

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Pollution by private cars and commercial vehicles is the worst culprit today, and Clr Murgatroyd's passionate entreaty does nothing to tackle that.
T was the summer of endless hot days, bubbling tarmac - and an entreaty to 'save water - bath with a friend.'.
Alas, SoulMate -- a vaguely tropical entreaty to "let me pull you up out your body into mine" (weird phrasing!) -- is not quite up to the job that Timberlake has set himself here.
Weld District Court Judge Todd Taylor issued two separate rulings denying the plant's neighbors' request to have it torn down and affirming an entreaty from Martin Marietta and the county for a chance to fix the issues that caused the Colorado Court of Appeals to reverse the county commissioners' decision to allow the plant.
We seem surrounded by such figures in transition now, hovering, like this hand, between defiance and consonance, arrest and entreaty. Today, when so many are being banned--and subject to violence the world over--the most powerful thing a body can do might be to declare its opacity, its staunchness, its substance.
And it concludes with an entreaty for forgiveness and the exaltation of God's name.
Tell Me What to Dream About is the entreaty of a little girl who begs her big sister to help her fall asleep, with a bedtime story providing something different in the way of sleepy possibilities.
The Patterns music video is an entreaty for change, which includes a narrative on war, guns, politics, poverty and money.
So The Cage and Cardew Society has this entreaty when it presents a performance of "Treatise'' at 8 p.m.
Despite being rebuffed for five years, he sent another entreaty after Mr.
The government, supported by the Royal College of Pediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) and other signatories, has also sent an entreaty to local authorities reminding them of their role in improving public health outcomes for children and young people.
Llywelyn's entreaty to Edward I to maintain Welsh law was rebuffed by the Archbishop of Canterbury, who believed Hywel's laws had been inspired by the devil.
Referring to his statement regarding COAS Gen Ashfaq Parvez Kayani and DG ISI Gen Shuja Pasha extension, the prime minister said that a request shouldnt be confused with an entreaty, as he never begged the duo to get their terms extended.