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Verb edit


  1. present participle and gerund of implore

Noun edit

imploring (plural implorings)

  1. The act of one who implores; imploration.
    • 1997, Edward Wasiolek, Tolstoy's Major Fiction, page 198:
      But on the night that Nekhludov seduces Maslova, he forces his way past doors, implorings, and physical resistance.