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The act of asking, or expressing a desire, for something; solicitation or petition
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  1. The act of asking, or expressing a desire, for something; solicitation or petition
  2. The state of being asked for or wanted; demand
(Slang) A person wearing a suit; specif., a business executive or a bureaucrat
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  1. (Slang) A person wearing a suit; specif., a business executive or a bureaucrat
  2. The act or an instance of courting a woman; courtship:
  3. A group of things used together; a set or collection:
An earnest and urgent request; appeal; entreaty
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  1. An earnest and urgent request; appeal; entreaty
  2. An answer in an equity case telling why a suit should be barred, delayed, or dismissed.
  3. A special answer in an equity action, setting forth in lieu of a detailed response a basis for dismissing, delaying, or barring the suit.
A player's turn to bid
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  1. A player's turn to bid
  2. An attempt or try
  3. An offer to pay a certain amount of money for something:
Something claimed in a formal or legal manner, especially a tract of public land staked out by a miner or homesteader.
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  1. Something claimed in a formal or legal manner, especially a tract of public land staked out by a miner or homesteader.
  2. A statement of something as a fact; an assertion of truth:
  3. A statement, as a fact, of something that may be called into question; assertion
Something thus submitted, as an article or photograph to a publisher
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  1. Something thus submitted, as an article or photograph to a publisher
  2. The act of submitting something to another for decision, consideration, etc.
  3. (Law) An agreement whereby parties to a dispute submit the matter to arbitration and agree to be bound by the decision
A request or petition intended to obtain something; criminally urging, advising, or ordering someone to commit a crime; offering to pay for sex or requesting money in exchange for sex; an attempt to increase the number of one’s actual or potential clientele. A request or petition intended to obtain something; criminally urging, advising, or ordering someone to commit a crime; offering to pay for sex or requesting money in exchange for sex; an attempt to increase the number of one’s actual or potential clientele.
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  1. A request or petition intended to obtain something; criminally urging, advising, or ordering someone to commit a crime; offering to pay for sex or requesting money in exchange for sex; an attempt to increase the number of one’s actual or potential clientele. A request or petition intended to obtain something; criminally urging, advising, or ordering someone to commit a crime; offering to pay for sex or requesting money in exchange for sex; an attempt to increase the number of one’s actual or potential clientele.
A formal written request for something to be done or not to be done, delivered to a court or other official body. A formal written request for something to be done or not to be done, delivered to a court or other official body.
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  1. A formal written request for something to be done or not to be done, delivered to a court or other official body. A formal written request for something to be done or not to be done, delivered to a court or other official body.
  2. A solemn, earnest supplication or request to a superior or deity or to a person or group in authority; prayer or entreaty
  3. (Law) A formal written application seeking a court's intervention and action on a matter:
Something that is asked; interrogative sentence, as in seeking to learn or in testing another's knowledge; query
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  1. Something that is asked; interrogative sentence, as in seeking to learn or in testing another's knowledge; query
  2. A matter of concern or difficulty; a problem:
  3. Uncertainty; doubt:
The act of one who implores.
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  1. The act of one who implores.
That to which one turns or may turn in seeking aid, safety, etc.
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  1. That to which one turns or may turn in seeking aid, safety, etc.
  2. A course of action for enforcing a claim; the right of the holder of a note to demand full payment of that note if the terms are not fully honored; the right to be repaid from the borrower’s or cosigner’s personal assets in excess of the collateral. A course of action for enforcing a claim; the right of the holder of a note to demand full payment of that note if the terms are not fully honored; the right to be repaid from the borrower’s or cosigner’s personal assets in excess of the collateral.
  3. The act or an instance of turning to or making use of a person or thing for aid or in an effort to achieve something:
The act of entreating or beseeching; urgent prayer; earnest petition; pressing solicitation.
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  1. The act of entreating or beseeching; urgent prayer; earnest petition; pressing solicitation.
  2. An earnest request; supplication; prayer
  3. An earnest request or petition.
An earnest request; entreaty; supplication
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  1. An earnest request; entreaty; supplication
  2. An act of communion with God, a god, or another object of worship, such as in devotion, confession, praise, or thanksgiving:
  3. A specially worded form used to address God, a god, or another object of worship.
A prayer or other formula used in invoking, as at the opening of a religious service.
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  1. A prayer or other formula used in invoking, as at the opening of a religious service.
  2. The act or an instance of invoking, especially an appeal to a higher power for assistance.
  3. The act of calling on God, a god, a saint, the Muses, etc. for blessing, help, inspiration, support, or the like
The act of supplicating
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  1. The act of supplicating
  2. A humble request, prayer, petition, etc.
The manner or bearing of a person, especially in conversation.
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  1. The manner or bearing of a person, especially in conversation.
  2. The location at which a particular organization or person may be found or reached:
  3. A description of the location of a person or organization, as written or printed on mail as directions for delivery:
An urgent requirement or claim
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  1. An urgent requirement or claim
  2. (Econ.) The desire for a commodity together with ability to pay for it; also, the amount people are ready and able to buy at a certain price
  3. An urgent requirement or need:
The quality of being importunate.
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  1. The quality of being importunate.
  2. An importuning or being importunate; persistence in requesting or demanding
  3. An importunate request; an insistent or pressing demand.
In property law, an identifiable natural landmark that serves to delineate the boundary of land. See also metes and bounds.
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  1. In property law, an identifiable natural landmark that serves to delineate the boundary of land. See also metes and bounds.
  2. A sound or an instrument made to imitate such a cry, used as a lure:
  3. The strong attraction or appeal of a given activity or environment:
(Law) A demand by one government upon another for the surrender of a fugitive criminal
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  1. (Law) A demand by one government upon another for the surrender of a fugitive criminal
  2. A formal written order, request, or application, as for equipment or tools
  3. The fact or condition of being demanded for service or use
An oral or written formal motion, request, or petition.
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  1. An oral or written formal motion, request, or petition.
  2. Close attention; diligence:
  3. A specific use to which something is put:
In Presbyterian churches, a proposal or question submitted as by the general assembly to the presbyteries
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  1. In Presbyterian churches, a proposal or question submitted as by the general assembly to the presbyteries
  2. A similar orchestral work intended for independent concert performance.
  3. An act, offer, or proposal that indicates readiness to undertake a course of action or open a relationship.
(Logic) An informative statement whose truth or falsity can be evaluated by means of logic
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  1. (Logic) An informative statement whose truth or falsity can be evaluated by means of logic
  2. A matter to be dealt with; a task:
  3. (Informal) A person, problem, undertaking, etc. being or to be dealt with
That which is proposed, or propounded for consideration or acceptance; a scheme or design; terms or conditions proposed; offer; as, to make proposals for a treaty of peace; to offer proposals for erecting a building; to make proposals of marriage.
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  1. That which is proposed, or propounded for consideration or acceptance; a scheme or design; terms or conditions proposed; offer; as, to make proposals for a treaty of peace; to offer proposals for erecting a building; to make proposals of marriage.
  2. A plan, action, etc. proposed
  3. (Law) The offer by a party of what he has in view as to an intended business transaction, which, with acceptance, constitutes a contract.
An earnest, solemn appeal.
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  1. An earnest, solemn appeal.
  2. A solemn charge or command
  3. A grave warning
(Law) A written formal request or plea in which specific court action is asked for
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  1. (Law) A written formal request or plea in which specific court action is asked for
  2. A solemn, earnest supplication or request to a superior or deity or to a person or group in authority; prayer or entreaty
  3. (Law) A formal written application seeking a court's intervention and action on a matter:
(Law) An application to a court for a ruling, order, etc.
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  1. (Law) An application to a court for a ruling, order, etc.
  2. The ability or power to move:
  3. A mechanical device or piece of machinery that moves or causes motion; a mechanism.
A specific use to which something is put:
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  1. A specific use to which something is put:
  2. An oral or written formal motion, request, or petition.
  3. The capacity of being usable; relevance:
(Uncountable) The state of being attractive or engaging.
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  1. (Uncountable) The state of being attractive or engaging.
  2. (Countable) The result of being attractive.
(Physics) The mutual action by which bodies or particles of matter tend to draw together or cohere
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  1. (Physics) The mutual action by which bodies or particles of matter tend to draw together or cohere
  2. Power to attract; charm or fascination
  3. A person, place, thing, or event that is intended to attract:
An item worn for its supposed magical benefit, as in warding off evil; an amulet.
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  1. An item worn for its supposed magical benefit, as in warding off evil; an amulet.
  2. (Particle Physics) An individuating property of quarks and other elementary particles: it is expressed as a quantum number, with +1 used of a particle that has charm (charmed particle) and 0 used of one that does not
  3. An action or formula thought to have magical power.
(Archaic) A magic spell or charm
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  1. (Archaic) A magic spell or charm
  2. Seemingly mysterious and elusive fascination or allure; bewitching charm
  3. Exciting or mysterious attractiveness usually associated with striking physical beauty, luxury, or celebrity.
Involvement with or participation in something:
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  1. Involvement with or participation in something:
  2. A state of curiosity or concern about or attention to something:
  3. An interest group.
The power to entice or attract; fascination
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  1. The power to entice or attract; fascination
The state or quality of being charming.
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  1. The state or quality of being charming.
The property of being seductive.
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The state or quality of being engaging.
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  1. The state or quality of being engaging.
The quality of being winsome
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The state of being desirable.
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Strong attraction; charm; allure
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  1. Strong attraction; charm; allure
  2. An intensely interesting, attractive quality or trait.
  3. The capability of eliciting intense interest or of being very attractive.
The force produced by a magnetic field.
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  1. The force produced by a magnetic field.
  2. Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
  3. Power to attract; personal charm or allure
A rare personal quality attributed to leaders who arouse fervent popular devotion and enthusiasm.
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  1. A rare personal quality attributed to leaders who arouse fervent popular devotion and enthusiasm.
  2. (Christianity) An extraordinary power, such as the ability to perform miracles, granted by the Holy Spirit.
  3. The ability to influence without the use of logic.
The physical attractiveness and erotic charm that make a person sexually attractive
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  1. The physical attractiveness and erotic charm that make a person sexually attractive
  2. Physical or other personal qualities that are considered to be sexually attractive.
  3. (Slang) General appeal; power to interest or attract.
(Archaic) To behave toward; treat
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  1. (Archaic) To behave toward; treat
  2. To ask for earnestly; petition for:
  3. (Obs.) To speak or write (of)
To express a wish or desire for; ask for, esp. in a polite or formal way
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  1. To express a wish or desire for; ask for, esp. in a polite or formal way
  2. To ask (a person) to do something:
  3. To express a desire for, especially politely; ask for. Often used with an infinitive or clause:
To make a request, especially formally:
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  1. To make a request, especially formally:
  2. To address a petition to; ask formally or earnestly
  3. To ask for by petition; request formally:
To beg for urgently:
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  1. To beg for urgently:
  2. To appeal to in supplication; beseech:
  3. To ask or beg (a person) to do something; entreat
To ask (someone) earnestly; entreat; implore
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  1. To ask (someone) earnestly; entreat; implore
  2. To address an earnest or urgent request to; implore:
  3. To request earnestly; beg for:
To set forth in a pleading:
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  1. To set forth in a pleading:
  2. To present a case in a law court; argue the case of either party
  3. To provide an argument or appeal:
To seek to obtain by persuasion, entreaty, or formal application:
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  1. To seek to obtain by persuasion, entreaty, or formal application:
  2. To petition persistently; importune:
  3. To approach or accost (a person) with an offer of sex in exchange for payment.
To take for granted without proof:
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  1. To take for granted without proof:
  2. To plead with someone for help, a favor, etc.; to entreat
  3. (Intransitive) to request the help of someone, often in the form of money
To make a humble request of; petition earnestly
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  1. To make a humble request of; petition earnestly
  2. To ask for humbly and earnestly, as by prayer
(Archaic) To ask for (something) urgently or repeatedly.
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  1. (Archaic) To ask for (something) urgently or repeatedly.
  2. (Archaic) To ask for urgently; demand
  3. To trouble with requests or demands; urge or entreat persistently or repeatedly
To move or impel to action, effort, or speed; spur.
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  1. To move or impel to action, effort, or speed; spur.
  2. To present a forceful argument, claim, or case.
  3. To advocate earnestly the doing, consideration, or approval of; press for:
To command or charge solemnly, often under oath or penalty
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  1. To command or charge solemnly, often under oath or penalty
  2. To earnestly and solemnly bind, charge, or command. Frequently, persons who are adjured are placed under oath or a threat of penalty. For example, juries are adjured to consider only the evidence presented at trial as they attempt to reach a verdict in an action.
  3. To earnestly and solemnly entreat or request.
To say (a prayer or group of prayers):
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  1. To say (a prayer or group of prayers):
  2. To worship God, a god, etc., as by reciting certain set formulas silently or aloud
  3. (Archaic) To ask (someone) imploringly for something; beseech. Used chiefly in the phrase I pray you to introduce a polite or urgent request or question:
To institute legal proceedings in court; bring suit
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  1. To institute legal proceedings in court; bring suit
  2. To carry (an action) through to its final decision
  3. (Law) To initiate or pursue legal proceedings; bring suit.
To try (a computer command, for instance) again.
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  1. To try (a computer command, for instance) again.
  2. To try judicially a second time.
  3. To try or attempt again.
To fight for (ground, a military position, etc.); struggle to win or keep
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  1. To fight for (ground, a military position, etc.); struggle to win or keep
  2. To try to disprove or invalidate (something) as by argument or legal action; dispute
  3. To call into question and take an active stand against; dispute or challenge:
To move against another, as when attacking:
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  1. To move against another, as when attacking:
  2. To serve as an advance person for a trip to be made by a politician or a dignitary.
  3. To cause to move forward:
To take up again or be taken up again; resume.
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  1. To take up again or be taken up again; resume.
  2. To open or be opened again:
  3. To begin again; resume
To give or write a critical report and evaluation of (a recent book, play, performance, etc.)
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  1. To give or write a critical report and evaluation of (a recent book, play, performance, etc.)
  2. To write critical reviews, especially for a newspaper or magazine.
  3. To review books, plays, etc., as for a newspaper
To involve the interest, or concern, of; have an effect upon
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  1. To involve the interest, or concern, of; have an effect upon
  2. To cause to become involved or concerned with:
  3. To arouse the curiosity or hold the attention of:
To get the admiration, attention, etc. of; allure
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  1. To get the admiration, attention, etc. of; allure
  2. To possess or use the power of attraction.
  3. To arouse or compel the interest, admiration, or attention of:
To require the use of; occupy:
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  1. To require the use of; occupy:
  2. To involve oneself or become occupied; participate:
  3. (Obs.) To give or assign as security for a debt, etc.
(Obs.) To put under a spell; bewitch
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  1. (Obs.) To put under a spell; bewitch
  2. (Archaic) To deprive of the ability to escape or move, usually by the power of a look. Used of serpents.
  3. To capture and hold someone's interest and attention.
To try to get (someone) to do wrong, especially by a promise of reward.
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  1. To try to get (someone) to do wrong, especially by a promise of reward.
  2. To rouse desire in; be inviting to; attract
  3. To be inviting or attractive to:
To tease (someone) by offering something desirable but keeping it out of reach
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  1. To tease (someone) by offering something desirable but keeping it out of reach
  2. To be strongly attractive to; excite the senses or desire of:
  3. To excite by exposing something desirable that remains or is made difficult or impossible to obtain:
To tend to bring on; provoke:
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  1. To tend to bring on; provoke:
  2. To ask courteously to come somewhere or do something; request the presence or participation of
  3. To tend to bring on; give occasion for
To invite someone to commit a wrongful or illegal act. To invite someone to commit a wrongful or illegal act.
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  1. To invite someone to commit a wrongful or illegal act. To invite someone to commit a wrongful or illegal act.
  2. To attract by offering hope of reward or pleasure; tempt; allure
  3. To attract (someone), usually to do something, by arousing hope, interest, or desire:
To attract with something desirable; entice:
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  1. To attract with something desirable; entice:
  2. To be highly, often subtly attractive:
To capture the attention or affection of, as by beauty, excellence, etc.; fascinate; charm
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  1. To capture the attention or affection of, as by beauty, excellence, etc.; fascinate; charm
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  3. To attract and hold the interest of, as by beauty or wit.
To carry on a secret love affair
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  1. To carry on a secret love affair
  2. To arouse the interest or curiosity of:
  3. To excite the interest or curiosity of; fascinate
To cast a spell over, as by magic; bewitch
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  1. To cast a spell over, as by magic; bewitch
  2. To charm greatly; delight
  3. To attract and delight; entrance.
To deprive (someone) of or out of something by deceit; cheat
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  1. To deprive (someone) of or out of something by deceit; cheat
  2. To deprive (someone) of something by guile or deceit; cheat:
  3. To pass (time) pleasantly.
To have the will or desire; wish:
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  1. To have the will or desire; wish:
  2. Used to make a polite request.
  3. If it is your desire or pleasure; if you please. Used in polite requests:
An earnest request or petition.
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  1. An earnest request or petition.
  2. The act of entreating or beseeching; urgent prayer; earnest petition; pressing solicitation.
  3. An earnest request; supplication; prayer
An accused person’s formal reply to a charge in a criminal court, the choices being guilty, not guilty, and nolo contendere (no contest).
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  1. An accused person’s formal reply to a charge in a criminal court, the choices being guilty, not guilty, and nolo contendere (no contest).
  2. An answer in an equity case telling why a suit should be barred, delayed, or dismissed.
  3. A special answer in an equity action, setting forth in lieu of a detailed response a basis for dismissing, delaying, or barring the suit.
The act of making a reverent petition to God, a god, or another object of worship:
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  1. The act of making a reverent petition to God, a god, or another object of worship:
  2. The slightest chance or hope:
  3. The thing requested:
The act of supplicating
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  1. The act of supplicating
  2. A humble request, prayer, petition, etc.
(Law) A written formal request or plea in which specific court action is asked for
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  1. (Law) A written formal request or plea in which specific court action is asked for
  2. (Law) A formal written application seeking a court's intervention and action on a matter:
  3. A solemn, earnest supplication or request to a superior or deity or to a person or group in authority; prayer or entreaty
The act of making a reverent petition to God, a god, or another object of worship:
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  1. The act of making a reverent petition to God, a god, or another object of worship:
  2. The slightest chance or hope:
  3. The thing requested:
The power to entice or attract; fascination
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  1. The power to entice or attract; fascination
A person, place, thing, or event that is intended to attract:
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  1. A person, place, thing, or event that is intended to attract:
  2. The gravitational force exerted by one body on another.
  3. (Physics) The mutual action by which bodies or particles of matter tend to draw together or cohere
(Uncountable) The state of being attractive or engaging.
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  1. (Uncountable) The state of being attractive or engaging.
  2. (Countable) The result of being attractive.
A sound or an instrument made to imitate such a cry, used as a lure:
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  1. A sound or an instrument made to imitate such a cry, used as a lure:
  2. Need or occasion:
  3. A roll call.
A special quality of leadership that captures the popular imagination and inspires allegiance and devotion
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  1. A special quality of leadership that captures the popular imagination and inspires allegiance and devotion
  2. A special charm or allure that inspires fascination or devotion
  3. The ability to influence without the use of logic.
A chanted word, phrase, or verse assumed to have magic power to help or hurt; incantation
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  1. A chanted word, phrase, or verse assumed to have magic power to help or hurt; incantation
  2. (Particle Physics) An individuating property of quarks and other elementary particles: it is expressed as a quantum number, with +1 used of a particle that has charm (charmed particle) and 0 used of one that does not
  3. An item worn for its supposed magical benefit, as in warding off evil; an amulet.
A special advantage; an edge:
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  1. A special advantage; an edge:
  2. One that attracts interest, customers, or spectators:
  3. (--- Games) A draw shot.
The act of enchanting or the feeling of being enchanted.
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  1. The act of enchanting or the feeling of being enchanted.
  2. Something that charms or delights greatly
  3. A magic spell or charm
The act or practice of enticing, of alluring or tempting; as, the enticements of evil companions.
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  1. The act or practice of enticing, of alluring or tempting; as, the enticements of evil companions.
  2. That which entices, or incites to evil; means of allurement; an alluring object; as, an enticement to sin.
An intensely interesting, attractive quality or trait.
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  1. An intensely interesting, attractive quality or trait.
  2. Strong attraction; charm; allure
  3. The state of being intensely interested or attracted:
Elegance, luxury, high fashion, etc. or their aura around a person, situation, etc.
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  1. Elegance, luxury, high fashion, etc. or their aura around a person, situation, etc.
  2. (Archaic) A magic spell or charm
  3. Exciting or mysterious attractiveness usually associated with striking physical beauty, luxury, or celebrity.
Something that tempts or attracts with the promise of pleasure or reward:
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  1. Something that tempts or attracts with the promise of pleasure or reward:
  2. A device consisting of a bunch of feathers on the end of a long cord, often baited with food: it is used in falconry to recall the hawk
  3. Something that tempts or attracts, especially one with a promise of reward or pleasure.
The force produced by a magnetic field.
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  1. The force produced by a magnetic field.
  2. Power to attract; personal charm or allure
  3. Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
Witchcraft; sorcery
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  1. Witchcraft; sorcery
  2. Allure
  3. Bewitching charm; fascination
The act or process of pulling:
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  1. The act or process of pulling:
  2. Force exerted in pulling or required to overcome resistance in pulling:
  3. (Slang) A means of gaining special advantage; influence:
To ask (someone) for something in an urgent or humble manner:
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  1. To ask (someone) for something in an urgent or humble manner:
  2. To ask for (something) in an urgent or humble manner:
  3. To plead with someone for help, a favor, etc.; to entreat
To ask for earnestly; solicit eagerly; beg for
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  1. To ask for earnestly; solicit eagerly; beg for
  2. To ask (someone) earnestly; entreat; implore
  3. To request earnestly; beg for:
To beg earnestly for:
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  1. To beg earnestly for:
  2. To have an intense desire for something
  3. To have an intense desire for.
(Archaic) To behave toward; treat
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  1. (Archaic) To behave toward; treat
  2. To ask earnestly; beg; beseech; implore
  3. (Obs.) To speak or write (of)
To ask or beg earnestly for
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  1. To ask or beg earnestly for
  2. To beg for urgently:
  3. To ask or beg (a person) to do something; entreat
To assert as defense, vindication, or excuse; claim as a plea:
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  1. To assert as defense, vindication, or excuse; claim as a plea:
  2. To present a case in a law court; argue the case of either party
  3. To offer reasons for or against something; argue earnestly:
To worship God, a god, etc., as by reciting certain set formulas silently or aloud
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  1. To worship God, a god, etc., as by reciting certain set formulas silently or aloud
  2. To use prayer to request (that something may happen):
  3. To say (a prayer or group of prayers):
To institute legal proceedings in court; bring suit
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  1. To institute legal proceedings in court; bring suit
  2. To carry (an action) through to its final decision
  3. (Law) To initiate or pursue legal proceedings; bring suit.
To make a humble request or supplication, esp. in prayer
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  1. To make a humble request or supplication, esp. in prayer
  2. To ask for humbly and earnestly, as by prayer
To influence or effect by or as if by magic:
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  1. To influence or effect by or as if by magic:
  2. (Archaic) To call on or entreat solemnly, especially by an oath.
  3. To summon (a demon or spirit) as by a magic spell
To direct (a spoken or written message) to the attention of:
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  1. To direct (a spoken or written message) to the attention of:
  2. To mark with a destination:
  3. To use a proper form in speaking to
To put to or adapt for a special use:
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  1. To put to or adapt for a special use:
  2. To bring into nearness or contact with something; put on, upon, or to:
  3. To devote, use, or assign for a particular purpose.
To come close to, as in appearance, quality, or condition; approximate:
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  1. To come close to, as in appearance, quality, or condition; approximate:
  2. To begin dealing with
  3. To begin to deal with or work on:
To make a request, especially formally:
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  1. To make a request, especially formally:
  2. To ask for by petition; request formally:
  3. To address a petition to; ask formally or earnestly
(Archaic) To pay suit; woo
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  1. (Archaic) To pay suit; woo
  2. To carry (an action) through to its final decision
  3. (Law) To initiate or pursue legal proceedings; bring suit.
To address a petition to:
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  1. To address a petition to:
  2. To address a petition to; ask formally or earnestly
  3. To ask for by petition; request formally:
To institute legal proceedings in court; bring suit
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  1. To institute legal proceedings in court; bring suit
  2. (Law) To initiate or pursue legal proceedings; bring suit.
  3. To appeal to; petition; beseech
To attract with something desirable; entice:
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  1. To attract with something desirable; entice:
  2. To be highly, often subtly attractive:
To cause to draw near or adhere by physical force:
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  1. To cause to draw near or adhere by physical force:
  2. To possess or use the power of attraction.
  3. To get the admiration, attention, etc. of; allure
To extract or take for one's own use:
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  1. To extract or take for one's own use:
  2. (Card Games) To take or get (a card or cards)
  3. To take out the viscera of; disembowel
To invite someone to commit a wrongful or illegal act. To invite someone to commit a wrongful or illegal act.
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  1. To invite someone to commit a wrongful or illegal act. To invite someone to commit a wrongful or illegal act.
  2. To attract by offering hope of reward or pleasure; tempt; allure
  3. To attract (someone), usually to do something, by arousing hope, interest, or desire:
To attract by temptation etc.; to entice.
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  1. To attract by temptation etc.; to entice.
  2. To recall (a falcon) with a lure.
  3. To attract or entice, especially by wiles or temptation:
To attract or charm (a person), often in an almost hypnotic way
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  1. To attract or charm (a person), often in an almost hypnotic way
  2. To cause an object to become temporarily or permanently magnetic. For example, an unmagnetized object made of ferromagnetic material consists of molecules that are magnetic but randomly aligned, producing no net magnetic field; exposure to a magnetic field causes the molecules to align themselves with the field, producing their own net field, so that the object as a whole becomes magnetized.
  3. To become magnetic
To start growing; root or germinate:
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  1. To start growing; root or germinate:
  2. To carry in one's possession:
  3. To convey by transportation:
(Rowing) To work (an oar) by drawing it toward one
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  1. (Rowing) To work (an oar) by drawing it toward one
  2. (Informal) To take (a gun, knife, etc.) from concealment, as to threaten someone
  3. To take a deep draft of a drink or puff at a cigarette, etc.
Find another word for appeal. In this page you can discover 147 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for appeal, like: request, suit, plea, bid, claim, submission, solicitation, petition, question, imploring and recourse.