Definition of SOLICITS

verb : SOLICITS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) make a solicitation or entreaty for something; request urgently or persistently; "Henry IV solicited the Pope for a divorce"; "My neighbor keeps soliciting money for different charities" ;

  • 3. (

    ) approach with an offer of sexual favors; "he was solicited by a prostitute"; "The young man was caught soliciting in the park" ;

  • 4. (

    ) incite, move, or persuade to some act of lawlessness or insubordination; "He was accused of soliciting his colleagues to destroy the documents" ;

  • 5. (

    ) make a solicitation or petition for something desired; "She is too shy to solicit" ;


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