Act or instance of requesting or seeking bid, business, or information. Unlike an offer, a solicitation is not a clear indication of the intention to enter into a binding agreement.

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  • Many businesses have a no solicitation sign displayed, that means that they do not want people or organizations coming by and asking for money.

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  • I was getting very preturbed at the sign builder that kept coming back and I threatened to report his solicitation to the proper people.

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  • Solicitation was on the man's mind as he walked into the textile firm, he was looking for information nothing concrete or binding.

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