OHWAD-Basic words





to beg




Example sentences:

Könyörögtem, de nem tudtam meggyőzni.

Begged-I, but not could-I to-convince.

I begged but couldn’t convince him/her.


Senki nem szeret könyörögni, de néha muszáj.

Nobody not likes to-beg, but sometimes must.

Nobody likes to beg but sometimes it’s necessary.


Related terms:

adakozik – to donate

adomány – donation

kér – to ask for sth.

kérlel – to ask for sth. repeatedly

kéreget – to beg (usually for money)

koldul – to beg for money

koldus – beggar

könyörtelen – merciless

kuncsorog – a more negative, pejorative term for to beg

kunyervál – an even more negative and pejorative term for to beg


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