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pleads (to)

verb
present tense third-person singular of plead (to)

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to make a request to (someone) in an earnest or urgent manner
  • weary of charities that are always pleading to people of modest means to contribute even more than they already have

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“Pleads (to).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pleads%20%28to%29. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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