Definitions for "Solicit"
Keywords:  petition, entreaty, rouse, ammount, shy
To ask from with earnestness; to make petition to; to apply to for obtaining something; as, to solicit person for alms.
To awake or excite to action; to rouse desire in; to summon; to appeal to; to invite.
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"
Keywords:  plead, endeavor, caught, urge, favor
To endeavor to obtain; to seek; to plead for; as, to solicit an office; to solicit a favor.
To urge the claims of; to plead; to act as solicitor for or with reference to.
approach with an offer of sexual favors; "he was solicited by a prostitute"; "The young man was caught soliciting in the park"
incite, move, or persuade to some act of lawlessness or insubordination; "He was accused of soliciting his colleagues to destroy the documents"
To disturb; to disquiet; -- a Latinism rarely used.
Keywords:  amorous, mary, john, towards, advances
make amorous advances towards; "John is courting Mary"