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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To approach with a request. Also: To beg.

Usage examples (37)
  • I will solicit the help of my neighbor in cleaning up the mess from the flood.
  • She is too shy to solicit
  • There's a technical definition of the term solicit; and the question is whether or not being in a fundraising dinner committee counts as soliciting.
  • If you want to hold true to what the solicit is referring. for more
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