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  Words related to request

Related / Similar Words: petition, postulation, asking, bespeak, call for, quest

 

Definition:
  • a formal message requesting something that is submitted to an authority;
  • the verbal act of requesting;
  • express the need or desire for; ask for; "She requested an extra bed in her room"; "She called for room service";
  • ask (a person) to do something; "She asked him to be here at noon"; "I requested that she type the entire manuscript";
  • inquire for (information); "I requested information from the secretary";

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    Hyponyms: application, solicitation, appeal, collection, ingathering, demand, notification, notice, wish, indirect request, invitation, entreaty, prayer, petition, orison, call, charge, billing, trick or treat, questioning, inquiring, order, recall, callback, ask, encore, invoke, supplicate, apply, solicit, beg, tap, reserve, challenge, excuse, beg off, claim, invite, call for, ask in, desire, lay claim, arrogate, ask over, ask round, ask out, invite out, take out, hold, book, tell, enjoin, say, bid, propose, declare oneself, offer, pop the question, seek

     

    Grouped Verbs: invite, call for

     

    Derivational Morphology: petition, bespeak, call for, quest, asking, postulation

     

    Anagrams: quester

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 请求   Dutch: verzoek  
    Finnish: pyyntö   French: requête  
    German: Bitte   Hungarian: kérés  
    Italian: richiesta   Japanese: 依頼  
    Korean: 요망   Latvian: prasīšana  
    Malayalam: അഭ്യര്‍ത്ഥന   Portuguese: pedido  
    Romanian: cerere   Russian: просьба  
    Spanish: solicitud   Swedish: begäran  
     
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