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request
British English: /rɪˈkwɛst/
American English: /rəˈkwɛst/

Translation of request in French:

noun

  • 1 (comment)
    demande (f) (for de) (to à)
    requête (f) (for de) (to à)
    to make a request
    faire une demande
    on request
    sur demande
    at the request of
    sur la demande de
    at your request
    sur votre demande
    by popular request by special request
    sur demande spéciale
    I have received a request that I do/do not do
    on m'a demandé de faire/de ne pas faire
    a request that we (should) be allowed to do
    une demande d'autorisation de faire
    ‘No flowers by request’
    ‘Ni fleurs ni couronnes’
  • 2 (Radio) to play a request for somebody
    passer un disque à la demande de quelqu'un

transitive verb

  • demander (information, help, money) (from à)
    to request somebody to do
    demander à quelqu'un de faire
    to request somebody's help
    demander de l'aide à quelqu'un
    to request that something be done
    demander que quelque chose soit fait
    you are kindly requested not to smoke as requested (in correspondance)
    conformément à votre demande

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