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implore
British English: /ɪmˈplɔː/
American English: /ɪmˈplɔr/

Translation of implore in German:

transitive verb

  • 1 (beg for)
    [formal]
    flehen um
    ‘please’, she implored
    „bitte“, flehte sie
  • 2
    (entreat) for um
    implore somebody to do/not to do something
    jemanden anflehen od. inständig bitten, etwas zu tun/nicht zu tun

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