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Bespeak

Be`speak´
v. t.1.To speak or arrange for beforehand; to order or engage against a future time; as, to bespeak goods, a right, or a favor.
[imp. Bespoke ( ), Bespake (Archaic); p. p. Bespoke, Bespoken ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Bespeaking.]
Concluding, naturally, that to gratify his avarice was to bespeak his favor.
- Sir W. Scott.
2.To show beforehand; to foretell; to indicate.
3.To betoken; to show; to indicate by external marks or appearances.
4.To speak to; to address.
He thus the queen bespoke.
- Dryden.
v. i.1.To speak.
n.1.A bespeaking. Among actors, a benefit (when a particular play is bespoken.
Verb1.bespeak - be a signal for or a symptom of; "These symptoms indicate a serious illness"; "Her behavior points to a severe neurosis"; "The economic indicators signal that the euro is undervalued"
2.bespeak - express the need or desire for; ask for; "She requested an extra bed in her room"; "She called for room service"
Synonyms: call for, request, quest
accost, address, announce, apostrophize, appeal to, apply for, apply to, approach, approve, argue, ask, ask for, attest, be construed as, be indicative of, be significant of, be symptomatic of, beg leave, betoken, book, breathe, brief, buttonhole, call for, call to, characterize, connote, crave, demand, demonstrate, denominate, denote, desire, differentiate, disclose, display, employ, entail, evidence, evince, exhibit, express, file for, furnish evidence, give evidence, give indication of, give token, go to show, greet, hail, halloo, highlight, hint, hire, identify, illustrate, imply, import, indent, invoke, involve, make a request, make a requisition, make application, manifest, mark, mean, memorialize, note, order, point to, preengage, put in for, recruit, refer to, request, requisition, retain, reveal, salute, set forth, show signs of, sign on, sign up, sign up for, signalize, solicit, speak, speak fair, speak for itself, speak to, speak volumes, spell, stand for, suggest, symbolize, symptomatize, symptomize, take aside, take into employment, take on, talk to, tell, tend to show, testify, whistle for, wish, witness
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