entreat

All Verb Noun
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  • Let me entreat you once more to set off as soon as possible. Cited from Memoirs of Aaron Burr, Volume 1, Matthew L. Davis
  • I entreat you my fellow citizens, to open your eyes and look around you! Cited from A Review of Uncle Tom's Cabin, by A. Woodward
  • I entreat you, let us not speak of the object of my visit. Cited from Mysteries of Paris, V3, by Eugene Sue
  • It was a very entreating little face that was turned towards her as he spoke. Cited from Christie Redfern's Troubles, by Margaret Robertson
  • I entreated her to put on a simple dress, when she came with me. Cited from The Cross of Berny, by Emile de Girardin &c
  • Let me entreat you to write to me shortly a few words. Cited from Life of Sheridan, V1, by Thomas Moore
  • My mother went to see the captain, and entreated him to be kind to me. Cited from The World of Waters, by Mrs. David Osborne
  • I would have kept away, but she came after me, entreating me to come in too. Cited from David Copperfield, by Charles Dickens
  • The young lady appeared to be entreating the officer to ask nothing more of her. Cited from Notre-Dame de Paris, by Victor Hugo
  • He entreated his master to let him go down and help her, but his desire was refused. Cited from The Romance of Old New England Rooftrees, by Mary Caroline Crawford
  • I only entreat you to answer me a question which perhaps no one now living can answer but you. Cited from A Comedy of Masks, by Ernest Dowson and Arthur Moore
  • I entreat you to answer me very soon as to my journey to Paris. Cited from The Letters of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, V.1.
  • Again and again she entreated me to go and leave her. Cited from A Man of Mark, by Anthony Hope
  • What will you say if I entreat you not to continue your lessons? Cited from Autobiography, by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  • "If my mother were here, she would entreat you to make me happy." Cited from Which?, by Ernest Daudet
  • She would not let me work, though I entreated her with tears in my eyes. Cited from Wife in Name Only, by Charlotte M. Braeme (Bertha M. Clay)
  • When she heard this she burst into tears and began to entreat her father. Cited from Folk Tales Every Child Should Know, by Various
  • We entreated them to let the women and children remain behind. Cited from Dick Onslow, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • He wants you to come home; but my father has entreated him to let you stay. Cited from The World's Greatest Books, Vol V, Ed. by Arthur Mee & J.A. Hammerton
  • Let me entreat every serious person, once more to fix his attention here. Cited from The World's Great Sermons, Volume 3, by Grenville Kleiser
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