a village in SE Lombardy, in N Italy: battle 1859. 1811.
(lowercase) a dye obtained from rosaniline.
(lowercase) vivid purplish pink.
a moderate purplish-red colour
(as adjective): a solferino suit
adjective 1. pertaining to alternation between the sol and gel states, as in the pseudopodia of amebas.
noun, plural solos, soli [soh-lee] /ˈsoʊ li/ (Show IPA) 1. a musical composition or a passage or section in a musical composition written for performance by one singer or instrumentalist, with or without accompaniment: She sang a solo. 2. any performance, as a dance, by one person. 3. a flight in an airplane during which […]
verb (used with object) 1. to seek for (something) by entreaty, earnest or respectful request, formal application, etc.: He solicited aid from the minister. 2. to entreat or petition (someone or some agency): to solicit the committee for funds. 3. to seek to influence or incite to action, especially unlawful or wrong action. 4. to […]
[suh-lis-i-tey-shuh n] /səˌlɪs ɪˈteɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act of soliciting. 2. entreaty, urging, or importunity; a petition or request. 3. enticement or allurement. 4. Law. the crime of asking another to commit or to aid in a crime. the act of a prostitute soliciting in a public place.