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entreated

verb
past tense of entreat

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to make a request to (someone) in an earnest or urgent manner
  • she began her letter by entreating me to forgive the belatedness of her reply

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“Entreated.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/entreated. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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