Mendicate \Men"di*cate\, v. t. & i. [L. mendicatus, p. p. of mendicare to beg.] To beg. [R.] --Johnson. [1913 Webster]

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  • Request — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Request >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 request request requisition Sgm: N 1 claim claim &c.(demand) 741 Sgm: N 1 petition petition suit prayer Sgm: N 1 begging letter begging letter roun …   English dictionary for students

  • Emendicate — E*men di*cate, v. t. [L. emendicatus, p. p. of emendicare to obtain by begging. See {Mendicate}.] To beg. [Obs.] Cockeram. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • request — I noun appeal, application, asking, begging, behest, beseechment, bid, call, claim, demand, desideratum, entreaty, exaction, expressed desire, impetration, imploration, importunity, insistence, invitation, invocation, motion, obsecration, order,… …   Law dictionary

  • beg — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. implore, beseech; ask alms. See poverty, request. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To ask earnestly or importunately] Syn. entreat, implore, beseech, ask, supplicate, crave, solicit, pray for, urge, plead, sue …   English dictionary for students

  • beg — [v1] request abjure, advocate, apply to, ask, beseech, besiege, call to, canvass, conjure, crave, desire, entreat, impetrate, implore, importune, invoke, nag, obsecrate, obtest, petition, plead, pray, press, requisition, solicit, sue, supplicate …   New thesaurus

  • mendication — noun see mendicate …   Useful english dictionary

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