Translation of "implore" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ɪmˈplɔːr/ us /-ˈplɔːr/

to ask someone to do or not do something in a very sincere, emotional, and determined way

implorar, suplicar
She implored her parents not to send her away to school.

literary to ask for something in a sincere and emotional way

She clasped her hands, and glancing upward, seemed to implore divine assistance.
imploring adjective uk /-ɪŋ/ us
imploringly adverb uk /-ɪŋ.li/ us

(Translation of “implore” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /imˈploː/

to ask earnestly

She implored her husband to give up his life of crime
She implored his forgiveness.
imploringly adverb

The cat looked at Brian imploringly as he ate his fish.

(Translation of “implore” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)