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PRECATORY

 Dictionary entry overview: What does precatory mean? 

PRECATORY (adjective)
  The adjective PRECATORY has 1 sense:

1. expressing entreaty or supplication

  Familiarity information: PRECATORY used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PRECATORY (adjective)


Sense 1precatory [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Expressing entreaty or supplication

Synonyms:

precative; precatory

Context example:

precatory overtures

Similar:

beseeching (begging)


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