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English definition of “request”


verb [T]     /rɪˈkwest/ formal
B1 to ask for something politely or officially : [+ that] We requested that the next meeting be held on a Friday . [+ obj + to infinitive ] Visitors are requested not to walk on the grass . I requested a taxi for eight o'clock.Making appeals and requests
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