toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

entreat
used in Henry IV, Part 1

2 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
to ask — especially while trying hard to overcome resistance
  • And, sheriff, I will engage my word to thee, That I will, by to-morrow dinner-time, Send him to answer thee, or any man, For any thing he shall be charged withal: And so, let me entreat you leave the house.
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — Eastcheap. A Room in the Boar's-Head Tavern (94% in)
  • He holds your temper in a high respect, And curbs himself even of his natural scope When you do cross his humour; faith, he does: I warrant you, that man is not alive Might so have tempted him as you have done, Without the taste of danger and reproof: But do not use it oft, let me entreat you.
    3.1 — Act 3 Scene 1 — Bangor. A Room in the Archdeacon's House (65% in)

There are no more uses of "entreat" in Henry IV, Part 1.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®