Translation of beseech in Spanish:
transitive verb past tense & past participle beseeched or besought[literary]
- 1 to beseech somebody
to+ infinitivesuplicarle or rogarle a alguienI beseeched her to stay que+ subjunctivele supliqué or le rogué que se quedaraExample sentences
- His friends urgently besought him while there was yet time to flee the country. ‘I have just been abroad… one can't keep on going abroad unless one is a missionary, or, what comes to the same thing, a commercial traveller ’, was his response.
- People who pray tend to beseech their deity for some kind of enrichment or advancement.
- The forlorn gazes of the people beseeched them to give them solace, to end their pain.
- 2 (beg for)(mercy/pardon)
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