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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Implore

    im-plōr′, v.t. to ask earnestly: to beg.—ns. Implorā′tion; Implor′ātor (Shak.), one who implores or entreats.—adj. Implor′atory.—n. Implor′er (Spens.), one who implores.—adv. Implor′ingly, in an imploring manner. [Fr.,—L. implorārein, in, plorāre, to weep aloud.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of implore in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of implore in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Richard Prendergast:

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

  2. Rusty Page:

    As a matter of simple human decency we implore the county not to prematurely take Lexi from her home.

  3. Andre Gide:

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

  4. Ben Carson:

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

  5. 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.

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