Examples of entreaty in a Sentence
our entreaties to give us another few minutes to answer the test questions fell on deaf ears
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Good-naturedly dodging his mother’s entreaties to settle down, the peripatetic and engaging Kasliwal scours the world for outrageous gems (a recent find was an old 10-carat mine diamond at a Las Vegas antiques show) and the best parties.
The result of the meeting and other similar entreaties may start to become clear this week, as Trump heads to New York for his first address to the United Nations General Assembly.
The Lawrence Police Department’s Twitter manager, Drew Fennelly, recently joined in with an entreaty of his own.
No administrator charged with balancing the university’s books could easily ignore the entreaties of Jim Patterson and Dr. Mark Lynn, two donors whose names adorn the school’s baseball and soccer stadiums.
With the gift comes an entreaty: to track down the remaining movements and, if possible, put them again in Otylie’s hands.
Walker, who won his election as an independent after previously running as a Republican, rebuffed entreaties from the White House to support the proposal written by Senators Lindsey Graham of South Carolina and Bill Cassidy of Louisiana.
Second, international entreaties — summitry, conferencing, bargaining, and all the rest — can never succeed in convincing the DPRK to relinquish its nuclear program.
Jackie Moorman is staying put with her husband, Russell, in their one-story house in Orlando despite entreaties from some in her family in New Jersey to leave the area.
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