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begs

verb
present tense third-person singular 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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begrudgingly

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begs (for)

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“Begs.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/begs. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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