Meaning of “solicit” - Learner’s Dictionary

solicit

verb uk us /səˈlɪsɪt/
ASK FOR SOMETHING [ T ] formal

to ask someone for money, information, or help:

to solicit donations for a charity
SEX [ I ]

to offer sex for money, usually in a public place

(Definition of “solicit” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)