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Synonyms for begging
beg·ging

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. beggary, begging, mendicancynoun

    a solicitation for money or food (especially in the street by an apparently penniless person)

    Synonyms:
    mendicity, beggary, mendicancy

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  1. List of paraphrases for "begging":

    beg, vagrancy, mendacity, beggars

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How to use begging in a sentence?

  1. Ben Carson:

    Many of my social media fans are begging me not to get out, continue to support us tremendously and economically, there's really no reason to disregard what they have to say.

  2. Pinkett Smith:

    Begging for acknowledgement, or even asking, diminishes dignity and diminishes power. And we are a dignified people, and we are powerful.

  3. Jordan Peele:

    I used to go to the movie theater and watch horror movies and you know black people, we yell s --- at the screen, i ’d go watch like a Freddy movie and you ’d hear people saying s --- like, ‘ Oh, b ----, get out of the house ’ or ‘ No. no, no -- don’t walk backwards ! ’ or ‘ You’re white -- call the cops ! ’ I got it in my head that there was a missing piece of the conversation. There was a film that we were asking for, begging for that was n’t there for us.

  4. Hero Teresa Gray '':

    This is the most dangerous mission we've ever done, we're taking the necessary medicine for chemical warfare, in case chemical weapons are deployed. But honestly, the heroes are my volunteers who were begging to go.

  5. Pamela Brisk:

    We don’t understand why this has happened, and we are begging anyone with information to call or come forward so that our family can have closure and start the healing process.


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