Part of speech:
To entreat or plead with; ask, persuade, or solicit earnestly; press; exhort
To harm by repeated attacks; harry; molest
To request for an appeal of (a case) to a higher court for rehearing.
To make a request for. Often used with an infinitive or clause:
To ask to know or be informed of
(Obs.) To speak or write (of)
To be resolute or firm in a demand or course:
To make a request, especially formally:
To petition persistently; importune:
To make a humble request of; petition earnestly
To separate the structural parts of a tissue, as with a needle, in order to prepare it for microscopic examination.
To irritate, bother, or frustrate:
To ask or nag (someone) about something in an annoying and persistent way; pester:
(Law) To respond to a criminal charge:
To appeal to in supplication; beseech:
To continue a course of action, especially in spite of difficulties:
To spoil; ruin.
To harass; beset:
To surround or hem in
To harass or overwhelm, as with requests:
To trouble, worry, or torment, as with cares, debts, repeated questions or demands, etc.
To raid, esp. repeatedly, and ravage or rob; pillage; plunder
To pressure or force from a place or situation:
(Obs.) To overcrowd; cram
To cause suffering or hardship for:
Demanding attention or a response:
Constantly repeated; continued
To request earnestly; beg for:
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