Definition Of beg


ask (someone) earnestly or humbly for something.

I begged him for mercy

ask for something, typically food or money, as charity or a gift.

a young woman was begging in the street

Example Of beg

  • A friend told me that it was better living on the street, because there you could beg for money and food.

  • At times we are forced to go and beg for food from nearby homesteads.

  • ‘Humbly do I beg your forgiveness, Lord,’ she said clearly, bowing her head.

  • ‘Please I beg of you, think of what your doing’ Eve said, pleading for her life.

  • Do I find a Master and beg of him to solve this riddle?

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