Solicitation Definition

solicitations
noun
solicitations
A request or petition intended to obtain something; criminally urging, advising, or ordering someone to commit a crime; offering to pay for sex or requesting money in exchange for sex; an attempt to increase the number of one’s actual or potential clientele.
Webster's New World Law
The definition of a solicitation is a request especially to a person of higher authority, or a request to do something unlawful.
An example of a solicitation is trying to convince someone to participate in a robbery.
YourDictionary

The action or instance of soliciting; petition; proposal.

Wiktionary
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Other Word Forms of Solicitation

Noun

Singular:
solicitation
Plural:
solicitations

Origin of Solicitation

  • French solicitation, or Latin sollicitatio.

    From Wiktionary

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