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noun en·treaty \-ˈtrē-tē\

: a serious request for something

plural en·treat·ies

Full Definition of ENTREATY

:  an act of entreating :  plea

Examples of ENTREATY

  1. <our entreaties to give us another few minutes to answer the test questions fell on deaf ears>

First Known Use of ENTREATY

15th century

Rhymes with ENTREATY

ENTREATY Defined for Kids


noun en·treaty \in-ˈtrē-tē\
plural en·treat·ies

Definition of ENTREATY for Kids

:  a serious and urgent request


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