begged, past tense; begs, 3rd person singular present; begged, past participle; begging, present participle;
Ask (someone) earnestly or humbly for something
I begged him for mercy
she begged me to say nothing to her father
I must beg of you not to act impulsively
Ask for (something) earnestly or humbly
he begged their forgiveness
“Don't leave me,” she begged
Ask formally for (permission to do something)
I will now beg leave to make some observations
we beg to inform you that we are instructed to wait
Ask for something, typically food or money, as charity or a gift
they had to beg for food
Acquire (something) from someone in this way
a piece of bread that I begged from a farmer
Live by acquiring food or money in this way
(of a dog) Sit up with the front paws raised expectantly in the hope of a reward
call upon in supplication; entreat; "I beg you to stop!"
solicit: make a solicitation or entreaty for something; request urgently or persistently; "Henry IV solicited the Pope for a divorce"; "My neighbor keeps soliciting money for different charities"
ask to obtain free; "beg money and food"
dodge, avoid answering, or take for granted; "beg the question"; "beg the point in the discussion"
(begging) beggary: a solicitation for money or food (especially in the street by an apparently penniless person)
The Flight (Бег) is a 1970 Soviet war film directed by Aleksandr Alov and Vladimir Naumov. It was entered into the 1971 Cannes Film Festival.
The Melody and the Energetic Nature of Volume is the debut album of Canadian rock band Evans Blue. It was released on February 21, 2006 (see 2006 in music). The album spawned two singles, "Cold (But I'm Still Here)" and "Over. ...
Begging (or panhandling in the US) is to request a donation in a supplicating manner. Beggars are commonly found in public places such as street corners or public transport, where they request money, most commonly in the form of spare change. ...
(BEGGING) To dream that you have lost everything and are begging for food or money is fortunate and tells you that plans are going well.
("Begging) the question" is a form of logical fallacy in which an argument is assumed to be true without evidence other than the argument itself.
(Begging) The same is true for Karn also. Karn of Mahaabhaarat, was very brave and certainly have defeated Arjun. That is why Indra had to come to get his Kavach through begging. There was no other way to secure Arjun's victory over Karn.
(begging) the question A persuasive fallacy in which the writer assumes the reader will automatically accept an assertion without proper support. example- "Lying is universal—we all do it; we all must do it. ...
(BEGS) Bookmakers Evening Greyhound Services
A tribal leader; term is used by some Turkic-speaking tribes.
[beg] (Mx.), little. Mob beg (lit.' little mob'), a mob of boys.