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request

re·quest

request

 
pronunciation:
rih kwest
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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Word Parts
part of speech: noun
definition: the act of asking for something or a statement that asks for something.
The employees made a request for a longer lunch break.
synonyms:
application, petition
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: requested, requesting, requests
definition: to ask for something.
We requested a bigger table at the restaurant.
synonyms:
ask for
derivation: requester (n.)
Word Parts
The word request contains the following part:
quer, ques, quir, quis, quest Latin root that means ask, seek