Definition of Soliciting:
Synonyms for Soliciting:
- appealing (part of speech: verb)
- requesting (part of speech: verb)
Knowing these facts, I wasted no time in soliciting government aid for my project, but was content to secure a permit to attempt the recovery with private funds, with which my uncle's fortune supplied me in abundance.- "City of Endless Night", Milo Hastings.
Suppose an agent who was soliciting subscriptions, in reply to questions concerning the laws relating to the proposed company, should give incorrect answers to a subscriber, these would furnish no ground for refusing to pay, as he has promised to do, for he could have found out what the laws were without inquiring of the agent.- "Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman", Albert Sidney Bolles.
- "What's-His-Name", George Barr McCutcheon.