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beseech
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Definition to ask strongly or beg for something
  • She teaches and beseeches her students to think about their future.
beseeches = asks strongly or begs
  • He closed the prayer by beseeching God to grant them wisdom and patience.
  • beseeching = asking
  • I do beseech you to direct your efforts more to preparing youth for the path and less to preparing the path for the youth.
    Ben Lindsey
  • She begged and wept and beseeched her husband to change his mind, to let it go,
    Mitch Albom  --  The Five People You Meet in Heaven
  • beseeched = asked strongly or begged
  • "O Oysters, come and walk with us!"
    The Walrus did beseech.
    "A pleasant walk, a pleasant talk,
    Along the briny beach:"
    Lewis Carroll  --  Through the Looking-Glass
  • beseech = request
  • He closed by beseeching God to look down upon this humble little church and bless this gathering.
    Ernest J. Gaines  --  A Lesson Before Dying
  • beseeching = asking strongly (with all his heart)
  • I do beseech you, sir, have patience.
    William Shakespeare  --  Romeo and Juliet
  • beseech = ask
  • Good father, I beseech you on my knees,
    William Shakespeare  --  Romeo and Juliet
  • beseech = beg
  • and I beseech your Grace I may dispose of him.
    William Shakespeare  --  Henry IV, Part 1
  • beseech = to ask strongly or beg for something
  • "Most heartily we beseech Thee with Thy favor to behold and bless Thy servant, the President of the United States..."
    Edward E. Hale  --  The Man Without a Country
  • beseech = to ask strongly or beg for something
  • Aphrodite, with the Goddess's voice I beseech you to tell her Priestess what it is you see.
    P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast  --  Marked
  • beseech = ask strongly or beg
  • "We beseech your Majesty —" said Glozelle, but Miraz had flung out of the tent and they could hear him bawling out his acceptance to Edmund.
    C.S. Lewis  --  Prince Caspian: The Return to Narnia
  • beseech = to ask strongly or beg for something
  • "I beseech you to hear me," said the Knight, forcing himself to speak calmly.
    C.S. Lewis  --  The Silver Chair
  • beseech = to ask strongly or beg
  • I do beseech thy greatness, give him blows, and take his bottle from him.
    William Shakespeare  --  The Tempest
  • beseech = ask strongly or beg for something
  • Have patience, I beseech.
    William Shakespeare  --  The Comedy of Errors
  • beseech = ask strongly or beg
  • I beseech your Grace, let this letter be read;
    William Shakespeare  --  Love's Labour's Lost
  • beseech = to ask strongly or beg for something
  • Let me see them, I beseech you.
    William Shakespeare  --  Henry IV, Part 2
  • beseech = to ask strongly or beg for something
  • I humbly do beseech you of your pardon
    For too much loving you.
    William Shakespeare  --  Othello, the Moor of Venice
  • beseech = beg
  • I beseech you, let me...
    William Shakespeare  --  All's Well That Ends Well
  • beseech = to ask strongly or beg for something
  • (Beseechingly) Then why can't there never be no peace in this house then?
    Lorraine Hansberry  --  A Raisin in the Sun
beseechingly = in a manner that asks strongly or begs

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