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entreat
used in Hunger Games Book #2 (Catching Fire)

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Definition
to ask — especially while trying hard to overcome resistance
  • Someone who will not plead, or explain, or think he can alter my design with entreaties, because he alone really knows how I operate.
    Chapter 27 (91% in)
entreaties = attempts to persuade
There are no more uses of "entreat" in Hunger Games Book #2 (Catching Fire).

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