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solicits

verb
present tense third-person singular of solicit

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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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2 to make a request for
  • always ready to solicit donations for a charity

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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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“Solicits.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/solicits. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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