Definition of 'entreating'
Example sentences containing 'entreating'
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It came to her that she was behaving like Anna, invoking her missing son, entreating the dead Johannes to speak. DREAMS OF INNOCENCE (2001)There had been countless prayers offered up to that razor over the years, entreating it to slip! COLDHEART CANYON (2001)I left my assailant slumped against the wall, gesturing uselessly at my disappearing back, entreating me not to go. LOVE YOU MADLY (2001)
Trends of 'entreating'
Used Rarely. entreating is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of entreating from the Collins English Dictionary
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