implores

[ im-plawr, -plohr ]SEE DEFINITION OF implores

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She implores us to do what we may to calm and sober her husband.

Here is a village that scorns your efforts and a respectful suitor who implores them.

Cælius implores him, for the sake of his children, to bear in mind what he is doing.

Ccile is really there; she implores his pardon, and explains why she gave him such pain.

She implores his aid, and offers to place herself in his hands.

Arline implores her father to relent, and threatens to go with her lover.

She implores you, if it be possible, to keep secret what occurred between us today.

When she implores you in her child's name, can you be deaf to her prayer?

He persuades me, or rather, he implores me, to buy—dost thou know what?

He implores Max to stay as the helpful buffer in an inevitable scene.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1500, from Middle French implorer and directly from Latin implorare "call for help, beseech," originally "invoke with weeping," from assimilated form of in- "on, upon" (see in- (2)) + plorare "to weep, cry out." Related: Implored; imploring; imploringly.