Definitions

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  • n. One who entreats or beseeches.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who entreats; one who asks earnestly; a beseecher.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who entreats or asks earnestly.

Etymologies

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entreat +‎ -er

Examples

  • It suited Ray, too, that the Fords were five years younger than himself, as if, Ford wrote, “he so wanted time given back to him… that he willingly became my age and at least, when it suited him, assumed my state of being an entreater to the literary world.”

    Raymond Carver

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