Meaning of “entreaty” in the English Dictionary

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"entreaty" in British English

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entreatynoun [ C ]

uk /ɪnˈtriː.ti/ us /ɪnˈtriː.t̬i/

an attempt to persuade someone to do something:

She refused to become involved with him despite his passionate entreaties.

(Definition of “entreaty” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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