requester


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re·quest

 (rĭ-kwĕst′)
tr.v. re·quest·ed, re·quest·ing, re·quests
1. To express a desire for, especially politely; ask for. Often used with an infinitive or clause: requested information about the experiment; requested to see the evidence firsthand; requested that the bus driver stop at the next corner.
2. To ask (a person) to do something: The police requested her to accompany them.
n.
1. An act of asking for something.
2. Something asked for: wasn't happy until he got his request.
Idioms:
by request
In response to an expressed desire: We are offering these scarves for sale again by request.
in request
In great demand: a pianist in great request.
on/upon request
When asked for: References are available on request.

[From Middle English requeste, the act of requesting, from Old French, from Vulgar Latin *(rēs) requaesita, (thing) requested, from alteration of Latin requīsīta, feminine past participle of requīrere, to ask for; see require.]

re·quest′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.requester - one praying humbly for something; "a suppliant for her favors"
applicant, applier - a person who requests or seeks something such as assistance or employment or admission
besieger - an energetic petitioner
postulant - one submitting a request or application especially one seeking admission into a religious order
canvasser, solicitor - a petitioner who solicits contributions or trade or votes
References in classic literature ?
A regard for the requester would often make one readily yield to a request, without waiting for arguments to reason one into it.
Japan, the report said, ever present in the list of top requesters, surpassed Turkey as the second largest requester by just 2 percent.
With a single click now a requester will be able to file an RTI request while the PIOs have been made bound to reply to the requester, he added.
Throughout the past few years of tough economic times, the newspaper has maintained its revenue and reader requester subscriptions.
And UT has to fulfill your order, repeating some or all of the work it did for the first requester.
The board would collect the data from the sponsor and issue it to the requester, on a limited, need-to-know basis.
That too, the information can only be provided after a gap of three years from the date of retirement of the requester and will only be for the last five years of service, it added.
He and another trooper working as a dispatcher held onto the license for about 15 minutes while the requester was told to sit and wait in the otherwise empty small lobby of the Route 122 building.
For a nominal fee, $25 to $60 encountered during this case, the city will provide detailed information or the entire stale-dated check list to any requester.
Once the requested file is located, a response stating where the host is travels back the chain and, finally the requester and the provider get in touch directly, without a "middleman" this time, and the file is transmitted, again on a one-to-one basis.
If we have the data or know who has, we will make every effort to help the requester.
Under the status quo, says Dalglish, agencies are able to deter FOIA requests by withholding documents, waiting for the requester to run up a hefty legal bill, and then (if the requester seems likely to prevail) voluntarily releasing the information before court proceedings begin.