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Request Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • 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"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a formal message requesting something that is submitted to an authority ,
  • the verbal act of requesting

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Request'


  • Request: For Wikipedia related requests, see Wikipedia:Requests. Request may refer to: a question, a request for information a petition, a formal document demanding
  • Live by Request (Kenny Rogers album): Welcome – Request "Daytime Friends" – 2:57 Request "She Believes in Me" – 4:16 Request "Ruby, Don't Take Your Love to Town" – 2:22 Request "Love Will
  • Request TV: Request TV, also known as Request Television, is a defunct pay-per-view service which was owned by Liberty Media and Twentieth Century Fox that was launched
  • Request for proposal: Wikipedia, "RFP" may refer to Wikipedia:Requests for page protection or Wikipedia:Requests for permissions. A request for proposal (RFP) is a solicitation
  • Request for Comments: For the Wikipedia process, see Wikipedia:Requests for comment. A Request for Comments (RFC) is a publication of the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
  • Request–response: Request–response or request–reply is one of the basic methods computers use to communicate to each other. When using request–response, the first computer
  • I/O request packet: I/O request packets (IRPs) are kernel mode structures that are used by Windows Driver Model (WDM) and Windows NT device drivers to communicate with each
  • Earth, Wind & Fire: Live by Request: Earth, Wind & Fire: Live By Request is a DVD released by the band Earth, Wind & Fire on Feb 26, 2002 on Sony Music of the band's performance on the A&E
  • Request + Line: "Request + Line" is a song by American hip hop group Black Eyed Peas, taken as the second single from their second studio album, Bridging the Gap. The

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'Request' example sentence in quotations


* A fair request should be followed by the deed in silence. - Dante Alighieri

* If I should ever be captured, I want no negotiation-and if I should request a negotiation from captivity they should consider that a sign of duress. - Robert Francis Kennedy


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Request Sample Sentences in News


  • 'Christian firm' refuses gay request
    An Irish printing firm declines a gay man's request to print invitations for his civil partnership ceremony, because of the company's Christian beliefs. Read more on this news related to 'Request'
  • U.S. budget caps could complicate Israel's missile funding request
    By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Mandatory caps due to resume this year for the U.S. defense budget could complicate Congress' ability to honor Israel's request for $317 million in extra funding for missile defense programs on top of $158 million already requested by the White House. U.S. lawmakers continue to strongly support Israel, but congressio Read more on this news related to 'Request'
  • Libya asks UN to approve arms contracts
    Libya urged the UN Security Council to approve a request for military purchases as it struggles to combat Islamic State extremists and protect its oil fields. The internationally-recognized government, one of two bodies that claims to rule troubled Libya, has asked the council's sanctions committee to grant an exemption to an arms embargo and allow it to beef Read more on this news related to 'Request'

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