How to use Solicit in a sentence

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  • She began to solicit contributions from her friends, and saved her pennies.

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  • It wasn't her intent to solicit sympathy from anyone, much less her paying guests.

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  • He was obliged to accept a laborious post, working nine hours a day for £40 a year, to live on the generosity of a former valet, and finally to solicit a small pension from his family.

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  • Group should be taught to solicit the opinions of everyone.

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  • Turkey was too formidable to be fought single-handed, and it was therefore determined to send a grand embassy to the principal western powers to solicit their co-operation against the Porte.

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  • These other sites may send their own cookies to users, collect data, or solicit personal information.

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  • We do not knowingly solicit personal information from children under the age of 18.

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  • A third, in the absence of opponents, between two councils would simply solicit a special gratuity for his faithful services, well knowing that at that moment people would be too busy to refuse him.

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  • While it's certainly tempting to solicit the opinions of your loved ones during this process, it can make it much harder to choose the perfect name for your newborn.

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  • Gorgias was already advanced in years and rich in honours when, in 427, he visited Athens as the head of an embassy sent to solicit aid against Syracuse.

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  • It may even include techniques from speech pathology that solicit from children the kinds of practice they need to build their language skills.

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  • Public and congressional outcry prompted NASA to solicit alternatives to a space shuttle mission for servicing Hubble.

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  • Humphreys were the Persons who did earnestly solicit the said George Smith to meet the said Wm.

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  • We will make no effort to directly solicit business from your clients.

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  • We also solicit posters describing late-breaking results related to the theme of the conference.

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  • An obvious first step in genuinely trying to identify a coordinator would probably be to solicit nominations from each of the three groups.

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  • However it was the User Support Group 's responsibility to provide the framework and solicit missing documentation from the teams/individuals responsible.

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  • While you can solicit opinions from friends and family, chances are that they will not give you an expert opinion.

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  • Like most fashion decisions, you can trust your innate fashion sense and good judgment, but feel free to solicit advice from those whose opinions you value.

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  • You may be able to solicit a sponsor to defray the cost or locate a relatively new designer who will offer a reduced rate or partial in-kind contribution to your nonprofit organization.

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  • If you can solicit items or services from donors, you can raffle off the items and keep the money earned from selling tickets.

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  • If you are looking to write a letter to solicit for donations, keep these "Four C's" in mind.

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  • Allow a week or two to solicit and collect donations.

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  • Use the printable donation letter contained in this article as a guide or tailor it to suit your own organization's needs when you need to solicit funds for your specific cause.

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  • Publicizing the endowment fund is an ideal way to solicit donations.

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  • Solicit local retailers for donations and gift certificates that can be put into a gift basket to be raffled off.

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  • Ask members of your organization to donate items, and request that they solicit donations from their friends and family members.

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  • Whether you are having a tough time this year, or know someone who needs a boost, you might want to solicit a little extra help this holiday season.

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  • Hence, although these sites should be secure and should always promise not to solicit your information, at the very least you will be providing your email address.

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  • Join, solicit friends, and participate in message boards similar to Facebook.

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  • If all of your choices are unavailable, you may need to get creative and solicit advice from friends and family.

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  • Exact replicas of production models can be used to solicit focus group feedback on proposed new features.

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  • These days he lives and works in London, where he continues to solicit by day and play music by night.

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  • This is spam, and a legitimate company who offers drugs will never solicit spam e-mails.

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  • A 1996 study in Applied Animal Behaviour Science showed that cats will use purring to solicit food from their owners.

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  • The fees that second Mortgage Lenders can solicit are sometimes limited by state guidelines.

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  • Later on down the road, it may and actually may solicit your business as you grow.

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  • Among the nations which took the greatest interest in the discovery of the Herculaneum library, the most honourable rank belongs to England, which sent Hayter and other scholars to Naples to solicit the publication of the volumes.

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  • A certificate of conduct while under Temple's roof was required by all the Irish bishops he consulted before they would proceed in the matter of his ordination, and after five months' delay, caused by wounded pride, Swift had to kiss the rod and solicit in obsequious terms the favour of a testimonial from his discarded patron.

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  • The purpose being to solicit donations to fund other visual arts projects by the Foundation; to date no contributions have been received.

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  • Some businesses purchase these cards in bulk (often at a discount) as a way to solicit new customers or to use as an employee incentive program.

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  • Ask questions and solicit her opinions on things.

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  • Architects, commercial property owners, and builders also solicit freelance photographers.

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  • Color is just as important as style in choosing a jacket that flatters you, so think carefully and even solicit some advice.

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  • Another option is to solicit the opinions of friends and relatives.

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  • Keep in mind that most programs that offer those codes require you to take surveys, complete offers, and in most cases, solicit referrals.

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  • Before you write code, load up your programming compiler or solicit a video game publisher, you should create and develop your concept.

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  • He headed a Corsican deputation which went to France in order to denounce Paoli and to solicit aid for the democrats; but, on the Paolists gaining the upper hand, the Bonapartes left the island and joined Lucien at Toulon.

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  • An act of 1909 made it a misdemeanour to solicit orders for liquor in the state.

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  • An embassy from the Parthians now came to solicit alliance with Rome, and Sulla was the first Roman who held diplomatic intercourse with that remote people.

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