- 1. request, petition, postulation, message, content, subject matter, substance
- usage: a formal message requesting something that is submitted to an authority
- 2. request, asking, speech act
- usage: the verbal act of requesting
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- 1. request, bespeak, call for, quest, communicate, pass on, pass, pass along, put across
- usage: express the need or desire for; ask for; "She requested an extra bed in her room"; "She called for room service"
- 2. request, ask
- usage: ask (a person) to do something; "She asked him to be here at noon"; "I requested that she type the entire manuscript"
- 3. request, wonder, inquire, enquire
- usage: inquire for (information); "I requested information from the secretary"
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