verb (used with object)
IS YOUR DESERT PLANT KNOWLEDGE SUCCULENT OR DRIED UP?
Idioms for request
Origin of request
synonym study for request
OTHER WORDS FROM requestre·quest·er, nounpre·re·quest, noun, verb (used with object)un·re·quest·ed, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for request
As for the federal authorities, they have made themselves available but the clergy have not requested special protection.
“Some tribes” have “requested guidance on the enforcement of the Controlled Substances Act (CSA),” the opening reads.Tribes to U.S. Government: Take Your Weed and Shove It|Abby Haglage|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Buzzfeed posted a story noting that it had requested an interview with Whitaker and that he had declined.How the World Turned on Bill Cosby: A Day-by-Day Account|Scott Porch|December 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She wrote to the managers and requested it be made accessible to her, but her request was dismissed.TEDx Talks Have a Disability Problem—but This Incredible Young Woman Is Working to Change That|Nina Strochlic|November 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Like Donal, he requested to go to boarding school to escape his homelife; also like Donal, he was initially miserable there.Colm Toibin Describes The Creation Of His Quiet Masterpiece ‘Nora Webster’|Jennie Yabroff|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She rang the bell and requested a room immediately, as she wanted to get ready for afternoon service.At Home And Abroad|Margaret Fuller Ossoli
Counting on a triumph, he had requested that some acquaintances should be invited to the house to hear it read aloud.Balzac|Frederick Lawton
Gentlemen intending to appear there, are requested to come with tooth-picks and full-dress walking-canes.
Dorothea took the Moorish lady by the hand and leading her to a seat beside herself, requested her to remove her veil.The History of Don Quixote, Vol. I, Complete|Miguel de Cervantes
According to the records of the Westport monthly meeting of Friends, Cuffe requested membership with that body in 1808.
British Dictionary definitions for request
- the act or an instance of requesting, esp in the form of a written statement; petition or solicitationa request for a song
- (as modifier)a request programme
Derived forms of requestrequester, noun
Word Origin for request
Idioms and Phrases with request
see at someone's request; by request; on request.