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soliciting

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 3)

asking humbly
  • a soliciting tone is better when asking for lenient treatment you don't deserve

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soliciting

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soliciting

verb
present participle of solicit

Synonyms & Antonyms of soliciting (Entry 3 of 3)

1 to go around and approach (people) with a request for opinions or information
  • solicited several opinions about which job he should accept

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3 to make a request of
  • solicited him to join the team

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4 to make a request to (someone) in an earnest or urgent manner
  • solicit the President for relief funds

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5 to lead away from a usual or proper course by offering some pleasure or advantage
  • how many men have been solicited into purchasing bogus aids for "male enhancement" by shameless appeals to their vanity?

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“Soliciting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/soliciting. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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