Definitions For Request


  • A formal message requesting something that is submitted to an authority
  • The verbal act of requesting
  • An act of politely or formally asking for something
  • Something (such as a song) that a person asks for


  • Express the need or desire for
  • Ask (a person) to do something
  • Inquire for (information)
  • To ask for (something) in a polite or formal way
  • To ask (someone) to do something in a polite or formal way

Is Request a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Request is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Request in a Sentence

  • They made a request to begin work immediately.
  • She filed a formal request for more information.
  • At your request, I am enclosing a full refund of your payment.
  • The governor will request that the legislature raise taxes.
  • Gentlemen are requested to wear a jacket and tie.

Synonyms for Request

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