Entreaty - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 07/07/2022

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Entreaty.

6 letter answer(s) to entreaty

APPEAL
  1. request earnestly (something from somebody); ask for aid or protection; "appeal to somebody for help"; "Invoke God in times of trouble"
  2. cite as an authority; resort to; "He invoked the law that would save him"; "I appealed to the law of 1900"; "She invoked an ancient law"
  3. be attractive to; "The idea of a vacation appeals to me"; "The beautiful garden attracted many people"
  4. take a court case to a higher court for review; "He was found guilty but appealed immediately"
  5. (law) a legal proceeding in which the appellant resorts to a higher court for the purpose of obtaining a review of a lower court decision and a reversal of the lower court's judgment or the granting of a new trial; "their appeal was denied in the superior court"
  6. challenge (a decision); "She appealed the verdict"
  7. attractiveness that interests or pleases or stimulates; "his smile was part of his appeal to her"
  8. request for a sum of money; "an appeal to raise

8 letter answer(s) to entreaty

PETITION
  1. write a petition for something to somebody; request formally and in writing
  2. a formal message requesting something that is submitted to an authority
  3. reverent petition to a deity

4 letter answer(s) to entreaty

PLEA
  1. an answer indicating why a suit should be dismissed
  2. (law) a defendant's answer by a factual matter (as distinguished from a demurrer)
  3. a humble request for help from someone in authority

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