Verb (used with object) : They besought him to go at once. From Dictionary.com.
Verb (used without object) : Earnestly did I beseech, but to no avail. From Dictionary.com.
This is an assailer, and not debtor, a breaker and destroyer, and no sinner but a despoiler, we see him a judge but no beseecher, he comes for to fight and not to be overcome, a caster out and not here a dweller. From Wordnik.com. [The Golden Legend, vol. 1] Reference
Mr. Trunnion by the husband, his answer was nothing but a dreadful effusion of oaths, accompanied with such a stare, and delivered in such a tone of voice, as terrified the poor beseecher into immediate silence; so that Mrs. Grizzle was fain to take the whole enterprise upon herself, and next day went to the garrison accordingly, where, having obtained entrance by means of the lieutenant, who, while his commander was asleep, ordered her to be admitted for the joke’s sake, she waited patiently till he turned out, and then accosted him in the yard, where he used to perform his morning walk. From Wordnik.com. [The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle] Reference
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