as in begging
asking humbly a pleading husband seeking forgiveness once again from his long-suffering wife

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pleading

2 of 3

noun

as in plea
an earnest request coldhearted tourists pointedly ignoring the pleadings of the city's many street urchins

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pleading

3 of 3

verb

present participle of plead

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“Pleading.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pleading. Accessed 26 Nov. 2022.

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