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entreaty

noun

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an earnest request
  • our entreaties to give us another few minutes to answer the test questions fell on deaf ears

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The first known use of entreaty was circa 1530

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“Entreaty.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/entreaty. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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