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entreat

verb [T] uk   /ɪnˈtriːt/ us  
to try very hard to persuade someone to do something: [+ to infinitive] We would spend every meal time entreating the child to eat her vegetables.
Translations of “entreat”
in Spanish suplicar…
in French supplier…
in German dringend bitten…
in Chinese (Traditional) 懇求, 乞求, 請求…
in Russian умолять…
in Turkish yalvarmak, iknaya çabalamak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恳求, 乞求, 请求…
in Polish błagać…
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