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supplicate
used in Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

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Definition
ask humbly (for something);
or: make a humble, earnest petition;
or: ask for humbly or earnestly, as in prayer
  • On no other occasion has it ever been my lot to listen to so fervent a supplication for mercy and protection.
    29 — Preparations For Escape (98% in)
  • But while fashionables were listening to the thrilling voice of Jenny Lind in Metropolitan Hall, the thrilling voices of poor hunted colored people went up, in an agony of supplication, to the Lord, from Zion's church.
    40 — The Fugitive Slave Law (19% in)

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