Meaning of “implore” in the English Dictionary

"implore" in English

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uk /ɪmˈplɔːr/ us /ɪmˈplɔːr/
adjective uk /ɪmˈplɔː.rɪŋ/ us /ɪmˈplɔːr.ɪŋ/

He had an imploring look in his eyes.
adverb uk /ɪmˈplɔː.rɪŋ.li/ us /ɪmˈplɔːr.ɪŋ.li/

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

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imploreverb [ T ]

us /ɪmˈplɔr, -ˈploʊr/

to ask someone in a determined, sincere, and sometimes emotional way to do or not to do something, or to ask for something in this way:

She implored him not to leave her.

(Definition of “implore” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)