Entreating urgently imploring as a beseeching appearance
- of Beseech
- Entreating urgently; imploring; as, a beseeching appearance.
"supplication, prayer," c.1300, spoken noun from beseech. Relevant: Beseechingly; beseechingness.
(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Beseech
- (a.) Entreating urgently; imploring; since, a beseeching look.
To this end he made his appeal to the Northern churches and pulpits, beseeching them to bring the power of Christianity to bear against the slave system, and to advocate the rights of the slaves to immediate and unconditional freedom.