beseech

suomi-englanti sanakirja

beseech englannista suomeksi

  1. rukoilla, anoa, pyytää hartaasti

  1. Verbi

  2. rukoilla, anoa

  3. Substantiivi

beseech englanniksi

  1. to beg or implore (q)

  2. 1748, David Hume, ''Enquiries concerning the human understanding and concerning the principles of moral'', London, Oxford University Press, 1973, § 25:

  3. after what manner, I beseech you, must the mind proceed in this operation?
  4. 1888, Rudyard Kipling, ‘Watches of the Night’, ''Plain Tales from the Hills'', Folio 2005, p. 61:

  5. She besought him, for his Soul's sake to speak the truth.
  6. (RQ:Maugham Moon and Sixpence)

  7. (quote-video game)

  8. to request or beg for

  9. 1990, Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky|Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky (translators), Dostoyevsky|Fyodor Dostoevsky (author), ''Brothers Karamazov|The Brothers Karamazov'', San Francisco, North Point Press, (ISBN), page 657:

  10. (..)the tickets had all been given out, begged, besought long ago.
  11. A request.

  12. (quote-book)-(w)|author2=(w)|author3=(w)|author4=(w)|author5=(w)|title=Rollo, Duke of Normandy, or the Bloody Brother|section=Act IV, Scene III|passage=Good madam, hear the suit that Edith urges, With such submiss beseeches; ...