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Definition of the verb Implore
What does Implore mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: implored | imploring | implores
- call upon in supplication; entreat
- example: They implore him to write the letter
Syntactic formula Example for the syntactic formula [Agent - being or organization] [Verb] [Patient] I persuaded him [Agent - being or organization] [Verb] [Patient] [Proposition, object control with infinitive] I persuaded him to come [Agent - being or organization] [Verb] [Patient] [Proposition, that-complement clause] I persuaded him that he should come [Agent - being or organization] [Verb] [Patient] into [Proposition, not sentential clause] I persuaded him into action
- lexical domain: Communication - verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing
- synonyms of implore: beg / pray
- more generic word: plead = appeal or request earnestly
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Alternative definition of the verb Implore
- To beg for, to entreat urgently or earnestly.
- synonym: encourage
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for implore
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To implore is to ask for help. Implore is a transitive verb, which means that it always gets a direct object, and that direct ...
by Maurice Waite
implore. imperfect adj. 1 faulty or incomplete. 2 Grammar (of a tense) referring to a past action in progress but not completed. imperfection n. imperfectly adv. imperial adj. 1 relating to an empire or an emperor. 2 (of weights and measures) ...
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Usage statistics about Implore
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Quotes about implore
There is no moral middle ground. Indifference is not an option. ... For the sake of our children, I implore each of you to be unyielding and inflexible in your opposition to drugs. (Oliver L. North)
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Scrabble value of I1M3P3L1O1R1E1
The value of this 7-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of IMPLORE
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