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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Im·plore v. t. [imp. & p. p. Implored p. pr. & vb. n. Imploring.]  To call upon, or for, in supplication; to beseech; to pray to, or for, earnestly; to petition with urgency; to entreat; to beg; -- followed directly by the word expressing the thing sought, or the person from whom it is sought.
    Imploring all the gods that reign above.   --Pope.
    I kneel, and then implore her blessing.   --Shak.
 Syn: -- To beseech; supplicate; crave; entreat; beg; solicit; petition; prey; request; adjure. See Beseech.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Im·plor·ing, a. That implores; beseeching; entreating. -- Im*plor*ing*ly, adv.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : expressing earnest entreaty; "the appealing and frightened
            look worn by an injured dog"; "she holds out her hand
            for money, importunate, insistent"; "a pleading note in
            her voice" [syn: appealing, importunate, pleading]