Implore meaning

ĭm-plôr
To ask or beg (a person) to do something; entreat.
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To ask or beg earnestly for.
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To appeal to in supplication; beseech.

Implored the tribunal to have mercy.

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To beg for urgently.

Implored their advice in the matter.

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To make an earnest appeal.
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To call upon or pray to earnestly; to entreat.
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The definition of implore is to beg or plead.

An example of implore is when you beg and plead for a loaf of broad when you are hungry.

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Origin of implore

  • Latin implōrāre in- toward in–2 plōrāre to weep

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • French implorer, Latin implōrō (“I beseech, I implore”).

    From Wiktionary