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begged

verb
past tense of beg

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to make a request to (someone) in an earnest or urgent manner
  • she begged her husband to give up extreme skiing

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begged

begged (for)

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“Begged.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/begged. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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