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besought

[bih-sawt] /bɪˈsɔt/
verb
1.
a simple past tense and past participle of beseech.
Related forms
unbesought, adjective
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besought

/bɪˈsɔːt/
verb
1.
the past tense and past participle of beseech
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Word Origin and History for un besought
besought
M.E. besohte, p.t. and pp. of beseech.
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