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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Begging.

Usage examples (36)
  • Verb (used with object) : They besought him to go at once
  • Verb (used without object) : Earnestly did I beseech, but to no avail
  • He looked from the druid to the high priestess, his expression beseeching.
  • 24. stretched ... hand -- Earnestness, especially in beseeching, is denoted by the figure (compare Job 11: 13; Ps 68: 31; 88: 9). for more
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