1. One who solicits.
2. Law (a) An attorney or advocate; one who represents another in court; -- formerly, in English practice, the professional designation of a person admitted to practice in a court of chancery or equity. See the Note under Attorney. (b) The law officer of a city, town, department, or government; as, the city solicitor; the solicitor of the treasury.
n 1: a petitioner who solicits contributions or trade or votes
2: a British lawyer who gives legal advice and prepares legal