Entreating in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Entreating

present participle of entreat | entreaty

Short Example Sentence for Entreating

  • 1. And she held out entreating hands. 🔊
  • 2. They were entreating him to let the bird out to them. 🔊
  • 3. Polish emissaries came entreating him. 🔊
  • 4. But Nance laid an entreating hand on his arm. 🔊
  • 5. Inez De Castro entreating the king to save her life. 🔊
  • 6. But he was urgent in entreating his officers not to take excessive risks. 🔊
  • 7. But Polly held out both hands, entreating her to sit beside her again. 🔊
  • 8. For a quarter of a mile up the creek he could hear Miki's entreating protest. 🔊

How to use Entreating in Sentence?

  • 1. The minister finished his sermon by entreating them all that very night to come to the fountain. 🔊
  • 2. No tidings were received of him, till a messenger arrived, entreating my assistance. 🔊
  • 3. Her eyes were entreating him to trust her, to take her, regardless of her seeming stubbornness. 🔊
  • 4. She bent to him with a wild, entreating air; her lips almost touched his cheek. 🔊
  • 5. Finally, she knelt to him, wound her arms about his hips, put up her entreating face. 🔊
  • 6. He wrote a miserable letter to the King, beseeching and entreating to be allowed to see him. 🔊
  • 7. Who touched this isle, entreating him to fetch And bear me safely home with his own crew. 🔊
  • 8. Gillian had fled to her mother, entreating her to explain to her father that such jests were abhorrent to her. 🔊
  • 9. He was telling them that they had lost everything and were ruined, and was entreating them to follow him until they died. 🔊
  • 10. I concluded with entreating him to point out some path in which my talents might be rendered useful to himself or to mankind. 🔊
  • 11. It was most heartrending to see young children toiling along, and to hear them entreating their parents for a draught. 🔊
  • 12. And after telling some stories to prove his point, he ended by entreating them to let him stay and make a fourth at their dinner. 🔊
  • 13. He likewise came to the two inns, and at the window of the noisy one his brother stood entreating him to come in. 🔊
  • 14. This was the intelligence brought back by the couriers whom Hortense had dispatched to her sons with letters entreating them to return. 🔊
  • 15. Governor Blanchelande issued a proclamation earnestly entreating the revolted negroes to lay down their arms and return to their duty. 🔊
  • 16. Unconsciously she moves a few steps nearer to Geoffrey, and holds out her hand to him in a childish entreating fashion. 🔊
  • 17. Struck by her manner, he obeyed, entreating her pardon likewise, for he was a gentleman, and felt that he had acted very wrongly. 🔊
  • 18. Peg heard of the boast and was foolish enough to run to the devoted Macklin with the story, entreating him to punish the braggart. 🔊
  • 19. He had the audacity to write a long letter to me, entreating me to go and see him, but I did not answer him. 🔊
  • 20. Lucien went to her, entreating her pardon, calling execrations upon his family, his sister, and David. 🔊
  • 21. And the Highland woman was at the door, earnestly entreating to see the King, if but for one moment! 🔊
  • 22. I found De Pretis giving him blackberry syrup, which he had brought in a bottle, and entreating him to have courage. 🔊
  • 23. A deputation was forthwith sent to him with the view of proposing to him the puzzle, and entreating him to condescend to give the much-desired solution. 🔊
  • 24. Feeleep burst into tears, entreating permission to refuse, and beseeching the Tzar not to trust 'so heavy a freight to such a feeble bark'. 🔊
  • 25. He had gone round the whole ship entreating every one to go to the 'Grand,' as he intended to do, because it was by far the best hotel. 🔊
  • 26. She placed soft entreating hands on the outside layer, she even jumped up and down and yelled "Boys," at the top of her healthy voice. 🔊
  • 27. She would have inquired more, but Mrs. Langford was telling her mother of the arrangements she had made, and entreating her to take some rest. 🔊
  • 28. He was fond of his mother, after his own fashion; but so far from entreating her forgiveness, he did not even perceive any particular necessity for conciliation. 🔊
  • 29. So, always at a modest remove, they followed her about from bush to bush, entreating her in most loving and persuasive tones to listen to their suit. 🔊
  • 30. Leaving behind her her own babe, which she had saved by this maternal deception, she followed, clinging to him, and entreating him to spare the innocent. 🔊
  • 31. The more constant the firing the louder they shrieked; and, as the sound of the blows on the gate reached them they clung to her gown, entreating her to tell them what to do. 🔊
  • 32. The people are entreating her to stay law proceedings, to give them time, to employ them; the poorest are all importuning her with stories of their sufferings. 🔊