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Definitions of Begging

  1. a solicitation for money or food (especially in the street by an apparently penniless person) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

Usage examples for Begging

  1. Yes, on the whole it did seem like begging – Jimmy, Lucy, and All by Sophie May
  2. Mr. Mitchel did not seem to notice his agitation, but begging them to be seated, he himself took a comfortable chair and continued: " Now, Mr. Barnes, I am wondering if it is possible that you have traced my wife's ruby as far away as New Orleans?" – An Artist in Crime by Rodrigues Ottolengui