- Meaning –
- ask someone urgently and fervently to do or give something.
- To request earnestly; beg for:
- Synonyms – implore, beg, pray, petition, supplicate, adjure, appeal, importune.
- Antonyms – command, claim, extort, refuse, reply, offer.
- Usage –
- They beseeched him to stay.
- She beseeched him to cut his drinking and smoking.