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- (transitive) To humble oneself before (another) in making a request; to beg or beseech.
- (transitive) To entreat for; to ask for earnestly and humbly.
- to supplicate blessings on Christian efforts to spread the gospel
- (transitive) To address in prayer; to entreat as a supplicant.
- to supplicate the Deity
- (intransitive, Oxford University slang) To request that an academic degree is awarded at a ceremony.