Definitions for imploreɪmˈplɔr, -ˈploʊr

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. beg, implore, pray(verb)

    call upon in supplication; entreat

    "I beg you to stop!"

Wiktionary

  1. implore(Verb)

    To beg for, to entreat urgently or earnestly.

  2. Origin: French implorer, imploro.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Implore(verb)

    to call upon, or for, in supplication; to beseech; to prey to, or for, earnestly; to petition with urency; to entreat; to beg; -- followed directly by the word expressing the thing sought, or the person from whom it is sought

  2. Implore(verb)

    to entreat; to beg; to prey

  3. Implore(noun)

    imploration

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Richard Prendergast:

    The overall impact of this case is huge, i implore the court to move very deliberately.

  2. Andre Gide:

    Obtain from yourself all that makes complaining useless. No longer implore from others what you yourself can obtain.

  3. Ben Carson:

    I implore people to really inform yourself about who the candidates are, inform yourself of what their positions are.

  4. Oliver L. North:

    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.

  5. Robert Penn Warren:

    And all times are one time, and all those dead in the past never lived before our definition gives them life, and out of the shadow their eyes implore us. That is what all of us historical researchers believe. And we love truth.

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