Alternate (chiefly British) spelling of advertize.
To call attention to; SYN. publicize, advertize.
1. To apply oneself to.
2. To ask (for something).
3. To be pertinent or relevant or applicable; SYN. hold, go for.
4. To refer (a word or name) to a person or thing.
1. To address a question to and expect an answer from.
2. To direct or put a question to; seek an answer to; SYN. pose.
3. To inquire about; SYN. inquire, enquire.
4. To make a request of or for:.
5. To make a request or demand for something to somebody.
6. To consider obligatory; request and expect; SYN. require, expect.
7. To require or ask for as a price or condition.
1. To ask to obtain free, as of money.
2. To call upon in supplication; entreat; SYN. implore, pray.
(fem. begani), Turkish and Indian title of honor.
To be appropriate or necessary; SYN. behove.
1. To give a boost to; be beneficial to.
2. To increase or raise; SYN. advance.
3. To increase the voltage of; SYN. supercharge.
4. To push or shove upward, as if from below or behind.
To demand; to require
To search anxiously; SYN. beat about, cast around.
1. To ask for legally or make a legal claim to, as of debts, for example.
2. To assert or affirm strongly; state to be true or existing.
3. To demand as being one's due or property; assert one's right or title to; SYN. lay claim, arrogate.
4. To lay claim to; as of an idea; SYN. take.
5. To take as an undesirable consequence of some event or state of affairs; SYN. take, call for, exact.
1. To have a craving, appetite, or great desire for; SYN. hunger, thirst, starve, lust.
2. To plead or ask for earnestly.
1. To request urgently and forcefully.
2. To claim as due or just; SYN. exact.
3. To lay legal claim to.
4. To ask to be informed of.
5. To summon to court.
Appeal a lawsuit; justify a lawsuit; deploy military troops
1. To express a desire for.
2. To feel or have a desire for; want strongly; SYN. want.
To discover through persistent investigation.
1. To cut into sections, as for authentication.
2. To make a dent into; SYN. dent.
3. To notch the edge of.
4. To set inward from the margin, especially the first line of a paragraph.
5. To press into servitude.
To cite as an authority:; SYN. appeal.
To take as a given; assume as a postulate or axiom; SYN. posit.
1. To search thoroughly; to search every place or part of
2. To plunder; to pillage completely.
1. To ask (a person) to do something:
2. To express the need or desire for; ask for; SYN. bespeak, call for, quest.
3. To inquire for (information)
1. To make mandatory
2. To have an absolute need for
1. To search or seek; SYN. look.
2. To subject to a search
3. To try to locate or discover, or try to establish the existence of; SYN. seek, look for.
(Irregular preterit, past participle: sought).
1. To go to or towards.
2. To inquire for.
3. To try to get or reach.
1. To make a solicitation or entreaty for something; request urgently; SYN. beg, tap.
2. To offer one's body for sex in return for money; SYN. accost.
ETYM Icel. vanta to be wanting. Related to Want to lack.
1. To wish or demand the presence of.
2. To have need of; SYN. need, require.
3. To hunt or look for; want for a particular reason:.
4. To be without, lack; be deficient in; SYN. lack.