Thesaurus / beseech
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
I beseech your Majesty to be pleased to have executed immediately what is most expedient for the royal service in this matter.
Or thinkest thou that I cannot beseech my Father and he shall even now send me more than twelve legions of angels?
HIS LAST WEEKWILLIAM E. BARTON
Deliver us not up for ever, we beseech thee, for thy name's sake, and abolish not thy covenant.
And now, O Lord, I beseech thee take my life from me: for it is better for me to die than to live.
Obtain for me, I beseech thee, a happy death, that I may praise and glorify thy might and kindness forever in heaven.
MARY, HELP OF CHRISTIANSVARIOUS
We beseech thee and thy council, to read these following lines in tender bowels, and compassion for our souls, and for your good.
FOX'S BOOK OF MARTYRSJOHN FOXE
No, but I have determined to do so; and I beseech you once more not to bring forward any reason to dissuade me from it.
THE MISER (L'AVARE)MOLIRE
I beseech your Majesty to address your rebuke chiefly, at least, to me.
THE NAPOLEON OF NOTTING HILLGILBERT K. CHESTERTON
He speaketh of freedom, but I beseech him not to send me back to that!
PHARAOH'S BROKERELLSWORTH DOUGLASS
I do beseech you, Eugenius, do not give us a philosophical novel.
WORDS RELATED TO BESEECH
- appeal to
- egg on
- fire up
- insist on
- put up to
- speak for
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