Definition of request


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • request is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 16 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • request is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 17 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of request

  • express the need or desire for (verb)

    Examples

    1. She requested an extra bed in her room

    Synonyms

    1. ask for
    2. bespeak
    3. call for
    4. quest

  • the verbal act of requesting (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. asking

  • a formal message requesting something that is submitted to an authority (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. petition
    2. postulation

  • ask (a person) to do something (verb)

    Examples

    1. I requested that she type the entire manuscript

  • inquire for (information) (verb)

    Examples

    1. I requested information from the secretary

See definition of request in Merriam Webster