1. What does 哀求 mean in English?
哀求 (Chinese PinYin: āi qiú) is a mandarin Chinese noun or verb describing an action of begging, entreating or pleading. It is a polysemous word, it can mean (1) to pray for; (2) to cry on; (3) to beg for help from someone; (4) to make an emotional appeal; (5) to ask for forgiveness.
Literally: 哀 (sorrow) + 求 (pleading)
2. How to pronounce 哀求 ?
Chinese Pinyin: [āi qiú]
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3. Synonyms And Antonyms of 哀求
Synonyms (同义词): 乞求, 央告, 恳求, 苦求, 乞求, 乞请, 请求
Antonyms (反义词): 命令 (command)
4. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 哀求
Fixed expression (固定搭配): 苦苦哀求 (make an earnest request of sb)
Collocations (词语连用): 百般哀求, 跪地哀求, 尽力哀求
Idioms (成语): (None)
5. How to use 哀求 in a sentence?
Below are some example sentences containing 哀求.
English: Begging does not help.
English: Pleading is useless when facing bad guys, you need to use some strategy and tactics.
English: He ignored the little girl’s earnest begging.
English: After repetitive begging, my dad finally allowed me to come along.
English: No matter how hard we begged, mom just wouldn’t tell us the secret.
English: Xiao Wang entreats his mother to take him to the zoo.
English: The enemy surrendered to us and begged for mercy.
English: He is asking for forgiveness from her.
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