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verb as in beg

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Example Sentences

He wrote letters, made phone calls, and beseeched every major pharmaceutical company—not a single one was interested.

In the final days of the race, Romney beseeched supporters to engage in a kind of hand-to-hand combat.

At last he lay upon the floor, while around her, Mrs. Merley and the other girl begged and beseeched.

When Schiller at length beseeched us to separate, and it was necessary we should obey, Oroboni burst into a flood of tears.

At another time the saint observed a man falling from a considerable height, and beseeched an angel to uphold him.

He beseeched the King to be pleased to give orders that the promises, which he had graciously made, might be speedily executed.

He threw himself sobbing at the feet of his seigneur, and beseeched him not to dishonor Aveline.


On this page you'll find 21 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to beseeched, such as: implore, sue, invoke, pray, importune, and entreat.

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