Entreaty

Antonyms of ENTREATY

Examples of usage:

  1. The most stubborn natures may be subdued; even ignorance can be made to open its ears at the voice of entreaty. "The Red Rover" by James Fenimore Cooper
  2. But at sight of woe on the faces of the women, and mute entreaty in the eyes of the girl, Wade still lingered. "King Spruce, A Novel" by Holman Day
  3. When, at Sestius's entreaty, I had been at his house. "The Grammar of English Grammars" by Goold Brown
  4. Words of comfort, of entreaty were of no avail,- Kate Marcy did not seem to hear them. "The Inside of the Cup, Complete" by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  5. He blinked feebly, his voice fell into a tone of whining entreaty. "Frontier Stories" by Bret Harte
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