to ply sb with drink donner continuellement à boire à qn
→ The poor priest was plied with drink at a dinner party.
He plied me with vodka all evening. Il m'a fait boire de la vodka toute la soirée.
to ply sb with food and drink, They plied us with food and drink. Ils nous offraient constamment à manger et à boire.
→ The cruise was fun, but they ply you with food and drink all day long.
to ply sb with questions bombarder qn de questions
→ Giovanni plied him with questions in order to detain him.
→ He kept plying me with questions. I thought I was never going to get away.