Word of the Day – Supplicate

By September 23, 2019 Word of the Day

Supplicate (verb)

sup-lik-ayt

Ask or beg for something earnestly or humbly.

Late Middle English from Latin supplicat- ‘implored’, from the verb supplicare, from sub- ‘from below’ + placere ‘propitiate’.

Example sentences

“They supplicated but still they would not be accepted into the inner realm.”

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