apply for


apply for
phr verb
Apply for is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑argument
Apply for is used with these nouns as the object: ↑admission, ↑asylum, ↑bail, ↑citizenship, ↑clearance, ↑divorce, ↑entry, ↑exemption, ↑extension, ↑grant, ↑injunction, ↑insurance, ↑job, ↑leave, ↑licence, ↑loan, ↑membership, ↑passport, ↑patent, ↑permission, ↑permit, ↑political asylum, ↑position, ↑post, ↑rebate, ↑recognition, ↑registration, ↑relief, ↑renewal, ↑social security, ↑status, ↑writ

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  • apply for — index desire, petition, request, sue Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • apply for — v. make an application for; make a request for …   English contemporary dictionary

  • apply for a loan — index borrow Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • apply for a reexamination of a case — index appeal Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • apply for a retrial — index appeal Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • apply for a review of a case to a higher tribunal — index appeal Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • apply for a position — hand in a request for a job/post …   English contemporary dictionary

  • apply — ap‧ply [əˈplaɪ] verb applied PTandPP 1. [intransitive] to make a formal, usually written, request for something, especially a job, a place at university, or permission to do something: apply for • She had applied for a full time job as an English …   Financial and business terms

  • apply — v. 1) (D; intr.) ( to request ) to apply for; to (we applied to the authorities for assistance; the captain applied to headquarters for a transfer; she applied for a fellowship) 2) (D; intr.) ( to seek admission to ) to apply to (she applied to… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • apply — ap|ply [ ə plaı ] verb *** ▸ 1 request a job etc. ▸ 2 use method/law etc. ▸ 3 be relevant to/affect ▸ 4 put something on surface ▸ 5 use physical force ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) intransitive to make an official request for a job or a place to study at a… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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