put in a request

"Putting in a request" means asking for something from your boss, commander, or company in a formal way. You usually "put in a request" by filling out a form or writing a formal letter.

Here are some things that you can "put in a request" for:

  • a transfer (to a different location or branch)
  • reimbursement for something that you paid for
  • vacation days

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