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: to obtain by request or entreaty
: to ask for : entreat
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appeal (to), beg, beseech, besiege, conjure, entreat, implore, importune, petition, plead (to), pray, solicit, supplicate
circa 1534, in the meaning defined at sense 1
Latin impetratus, past participle of impetrare, from in- + patrare to accomplish — more at perpetrate
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