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beseech


beseech

verb

Definition of BESEECH

to make a request to (someone) in an earnest or urgent manner <parishioners ardently beseeched the local bishop not to close their beloved church>
Related Words bludge [chiefly Australian & New Zealand], cadge, mooch, sponge; ask, desire, invoke, request, sue; claim, coerce, command, compel, demand, force, insist, require

February 27, 2015
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