verb (used without object), sup·pli·cat·ed, sup·pli·cat·ing.
verb (used with object), sup·pli·cat·ed, sup·pli·cat·ing.
Origin of supplicate
Examples from the Web for supplicate
They will never tempt me to supplicate for anything but justice, and that in behalf of others.Imaginary Conversations and Poems|Walter Savage Landor
If she be not a mother, you will supplicate her to speak of her potential children.City of Endless Night|Milo Hastings
But he then ordered all in order to supplicate the gods, for evils were impending over many.
I supplicate for no effeminate security—no eternity of indolence and singing—I am prepared for toil as well as enjoyment.The Limits Of Atheism|George Jacob Holyoake
The cavalier kneels at the beginning, the young lady by-and-by gets tamed down, and then it is she who has to supplicate.The Vicomte de Bragelonne|Alexandre Dumas