Request

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Request->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ request
request
requisition
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ claim
claim
&c.(demand) 741
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ petition
petition
suit
prayer
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ begging letter
begging letter
round robin
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ motion
motion
overture
application
canvass
address
appeal
apostrophe
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ imprecation
imprecation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ rogation
rogation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ proposal
proposal
proposition
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ orison
orison
&c.(worship) 990
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ incantation
incantation
&c.(spell) 993
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ mendicancy
mendicancy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ asking
asking
begging
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ postulation
postulation
solicitation
invitation
entreaty
importunity
supplication
instance
impetration
imploration
obsecration
obtestation
invocation
interpellation
PARAG:Request->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ request
request
ask
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ beg
beg
crave
sue
pray
petition
solicit
invite
pop the question
make bold to ask
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ beg leave
beg leave
beg a boon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ apply to
apply to
call to
put to
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ call upon
call upon
call for
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ make a request
make a request
address a request
prefer a request
put up a request
make a prayer
address a prayer
prefer a prayer
put up a prayer
make a petition
address a petition
prefer a petition
put up a petition
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ make application
make application
make a requisition
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ ask trouble
ask trouble
ask one for
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ claim
claim
&c.(demand) 741
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ offer up prayers
offer up prayers
&c.(worship) 990
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ whistle for
whistle for
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ beg hard
beg hard
entreat
beseech
plead
supplicate
implore
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ conjure
conjure
adjure
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ obtest
obtest
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ cry to
cry to
kneel to
appeal to
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ invoke
invoke
evoke
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ impetrate
impetrate
imprecate
ply
press
urge
beset
importune
dun
tax
clamor for
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ cry aloud
cry aloud
cry for help
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ fall on one's knees
fall on one's knees
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ throw oneself at the feet of
throw oneself at the feet of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ come down on one's marrowbones
come down on one's marrowbones
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ beg from door to door
beg from door to door
send the hat round
go a begging
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ mendicate
mendicate
mump
cadge
beg one's bread
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ dance attendance on
dance attendance on
besiege
knock at the door
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ bespeak
bespeak
canvass
tout
make interest
court
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ seek
seek
bid for
&c.(offer) 763
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ publish the banns
publish the banns
PARAG:Request->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ requesting
requesting
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ precatory
precatory
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ suppliant
suppliant
supplicant
supplicatory
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ postulant
postulant
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ obsecratory
obsecratory
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ importunate
importunate
clamorous
urgent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ cap in hand
cap in hand
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ on one's knees
on one's knees
on one's bended knees
on one's marrowbones
PARAG:Request->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ prithee
prithee
do
please
pray
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ be so good as
be so good as
be good enough
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ have the goodness
have the goodness
vouchsafe
will you
I pray thee
if you please
PARAG:Request->Int
GRP: \\ Int \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ for God's sake
for God's sake
=>!
for heaven's sake
=>!
for goodness' sake
=>!
for mercy's sake
=>!

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • request — I noun appeal, application, asking, begging, behest, beseechment, bid, call, claim, demand, desideratum, entreaty, exaction, expressed desire, impetration, imploration, importunity, insistence, invitation, invocation, motion, obsecration, order,… …   Law dictionary

  • request — [ri kwest′] n. [ME < OFr requeste < ML requesta < fem. pp. of VL * requaerere: see REQUIRE] 1. the act of asking, or expressing a desire, for something; solicitation or petition 2. something asked for [to grant a request] 3. the state of …   English World dictionary

  • Request — Re*quest (r[ e]*kw[hand]st ), n. [OE. requeste, OF. requeste, F. requ[^e]te, LL. requesta, for requisita, fr. L. requirere, requisitum, to seek again, ask for. See {Require}, and cf. {Quest}.] 1. The act of asking for anything desired; expression …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Request — Re*quest (r? kw?st ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Requested}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Requesting}.] [Cf. OF. requester, F. requ[^e]ter.] 1. To ask for (something); to express desire ffor; to solicit; as, to request his presence, or a favor. [1913 Webster] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Request — may refer to: *a question *in computer science, a message sent between objects *Request TV, a defunct pay per view service …   Wikipedia

  • Request — (englisch für Anfrage) steht für einen US amerikanischen Hersteller, siehe ReQuest Inc. die Anfrage eines Clients an einen Server im Client Server Modell Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • request — The noun is commonly followed by for (a request for more time). The verb, unlike ask, cannot be used in constructions of the type ☒ We requested them for more time; the correct sequence is either We requested more time from them or We requested… …   Modern English usage

  • request — [n] question or petition appeal, application, asking, begging, call, commercial, demand, desire, entreaty, inquiry, invitation, offer, prayer, recourse, requisition, solicitation, suit, supplication; concept 662 Ant. answer, reply request [v] ask …   New thesaurus

  • request — vb *ask, solicit Analogous words: *beg, entreat, beseech, implore, supplicate, importune: appeal, petition, sue, pray (see under PRAYER) …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • request — ► NOUN 1) an act of asking politely or formally for something. 2) a thing that is asked for in such a way. ► VERB 1) politely or formally ask for. 2) politely or formally ask (someone) to do something. DERIVATIVES requester noun …   English terms dictionary

  • request — I n. 1) to file, make, submit a request (to file a request with the appropriate authorities; she has a request to make of us; to submit a request to the mayor s office) 2) to act on; honor a request 3) to deny, reject a request 4) a desperate,… …   Combinatory dictionary

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