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Overview of noun request

The noun request has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (10) request, petition, postulation

(a formal message requesting something that is submitted to an authority)

2. (4) request, asking

(the verbal act of requesting)

Overview of verb request

The verb request has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (11) request, bespeak, call for, quest

(express the need or desire for; ask for; "She requested an extra bed in her room"; "She called for room service")

2. (7) request

(ask (a person) to do something; "She asked him to be here at noon"; "I requested that she type the entire manuscript")

3. request

(inquire for (information); "I requested information from the secretary") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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