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To make a request - synonyms or related words

call away

to ask someone to leave a place, usually by telephoning them or sending them a message

call on

to officially ask a person or organization to do something

send for

to ask for someone to come to you

insist

verb

to say very firmly that something must happen or must be done

want

verb

to ask for someone because you would like to see or speak to them

ask for

to say that you want someone to come and speak to you

call out

to ask a person or organization that provides a service to come and deal with something for you

impose

verb

to cause extra work for someone by asking them to do something that may not be convenient for them

invite

verb

to formally ask someone to do something or go somewhere

summon

verb

to ask or order someone to come to you

rat tail

a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck

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speak human

(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people

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