BEGGING By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 Animal behaviour. Sound and actions of young towards the parents for food. Females can beg food of potential mates. BEGGING: "The young birds were begging their parents to feed them." Related Psychology Terms BEGGING BEHAVIORAL SPECIALIZATION POLYGYNY VANDENBERGH EFFECT MIMETIC SOLICITATION BEHAVIOR ASSESSMENT SATELLITE MALE MATING BEHAVIOR DILUTION EFFECT Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BEGGING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/begging-2/ (accessed November 30, 2019).