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  Words related to beg

Related / Similar Words: implore, pray, solicit, tap

 

Definition:
  • call upon in supplication; entreat; "I beg you to stop!";
  • make a solicitation or entreaty for something; request urgently or persistently; "Henry IV solicited the Pope for a divorce"; "My neighbor keeps soliciting money for different charities";
  • ask to obtain free; "beg money and food";

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    See Also: excuse, beg off

     

    Hyponyms: crave, supplicate, importune, insist, quest, canvass, canvas, lobby, buttonhole, schnorr, shnorr, scrounge, cadge, panhandle

     

    Derivational Morphology: beggary, begging, mendicancy, solicitation, solicitor, canvasser

     

    Anagrams: Geb

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese:   Dutch: bedelen and smeken  
    Finnish: kerjätä and pyytää   French: implorer and mendier  
    German: anflehen and betteln   Greek: ζητιανεύω and ικετεύω  
    Hebrew: להתחנן   Hungarian: könyörög and koldul  
    Indonesian: mengemis and minta   Interlingua: implorar and mendicar  
    Italian: implorare and mendicare   Japanese: 物乞い and 頼む  
    Latin: mendicare and rogare   Polish: prosić and żebrać  
    Portuguese: mendigar and suplicar   Russian: просить and умолять  
    Serbian: moliti and prositi   Spanish: mendigar and suplicar  
    Tagalog: magpalimos  
     
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