Synonyms for beg

Synonyms for (verb) beg

Synonyms: beg, pray, implore

Definition: call upon in supplication; entreat

Usage: I beg you to stop!

Similar words: plead

Definition: appeal or request earnestly

Usage: I pleaded with him to stop


Synonyms: tap, beg, solicit

Definition: make a solicitation or entreaty for something; request urgently or persistently

Usage: Henry IV solicited the Pope for a divorce; My neighbor keeps soliciting money for different charities

Similar words: bespeak, call for, request, quest

Definition: express the need or desire for; ask for

Usage: She requested an extra bed in her room; She called for room service


Synonyms: beg

Definition: dodge, avoid answering, or take for granted

Usage: beg the question; beg the point in the discussion

Similar words: hedge, circumvent, parry, put off, sidestep, skirt, dodge, duck, evade, fudge, elude

Definition: avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues)

Usage: He dodged the issue; she skirted the problem; They tend to evade their responsibilities; he evaded the questions skillfully


Synonyms: beg

Definition: ask to obtain free

Usage: beg money and food

Similar words: bespeak, call for, request, quest

Definition: express the need or desire for; ask for

Usage: She requested an extra bed in her room; She called for room service