Bid and Entreat


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Bid verb – To issue orders to (someone) by right of authority.
Usage example: the servants were expected to do exactly as they were bidden

Entreat is a synonym for bid. In some cases you can use "Entreat" instead a verb "Bid".
Nearby Words: bidding, bidder, biding, bided
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Entreat verb – Ask for or request earnestly.
Bid is a synonym for entreat. You can use "Bid" instead a verb "Entreat".
Synonyms for Entreat
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