They begged for mercy.
I beg your pardon
- She made her old boyfriend beg her to come back and then she turned him down!
- He went down on his knees and begged for forgiveness.
- He decided to go, although I begged him not to.
- He bowed down before the king and begged for mercy.
- He was screaming in pain and begging for anaesthetic.
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