Pronunciation of Request
/ɹɪkwˈɛst/, /ɹɪkwˈɛst/, /ɹ_ɪ_k_w_ˈɛ_s_t/
Synonyms for request:
Sense 3 (noun)
application, query, supplication, demand, bespeak, asking, wish, postulation, solicitation, appeal, entreaty, inquiry, prayer, urge, question, invitation, requisition, desire, call, quest, summons, want, petition, probe, call for.
cadge, clarion call, order up, moocher, challenge, cadger, send out for, begging bowl, order in, ask for, sponge off, Almsman, call away, put in for, hit up, Dibs, insist on something, nickel-and-dime, invoice, hit for, order out, send away for, almswoman, chase up, mooch.
necessitate, ask for.
send away for.
put in for.
Usage examples for request:
- And she ran away from both of you, asking, as a last request, that you both make no attempt to learn where she was. - "Kent Knowles: Quahaug", Joseph C. Lincoln.
- " I passed for Cyril Jernyngham at his request," he said. - "Prescott of Saskatchewan", Harold Bindloss.
- And Romer is really such a very old friend of mine, I could hardly refuse his request. - "The Limit", Ada Leverson.