Definition of imploration in English:

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Pronunciation: /ɪmpləˈreɪʃ(ə)n/

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An act of begging someone to do something: earnest implorations for divine forgiveness and mercy [mass noun]: Seb employs a tone of imploration


Late 16th century: French, or from Latin imploratio(n-), from implorare implore.

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