Beg Law and Legal Definition

Beg means

1. To request or ask earnestly or to beseech. For example “the man begged for forgiveness.”

2. To ask for charity especially when it is done habitually or pitiably; to solicit alms. For example “the old man begged for money.”

3. In history, it refers to a request that someone be appointed as guardian or a request to be appointed as guardian of a person.