entreaty

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noun en·treaty \in-ˈtrē-tē, en-\

Definition of entreaty

plural

entreaties

  1. :  an act of entreating :  plea

Examples of entreaty in a Sentence

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

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15th Century

First Known Use of entreaty

15th century


ENTREATY Defined for English Language Learners

entreaty

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noun en·treaty \in-ˈtrē-tē, en-\

Definition of entreaty for English Language Learners

  • : a serious request for something


ENTREATY Defined for Kids

entreaty

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noun en·treaty \in-ˈtrē-tē\

Definition of entreaty for Students

plural

entreaties

  1. :  a serious and urgent request



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