Definition of 'ask'
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Example sentences containing 'ask'
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She was rather disgusted that she had not thought to ask Filip to pack any food. TREASON KEEP (2001)Let her breathe the air outside of Sanctuary for a time and then ask her the same question. TREASON KEEP (2001)Walter, she checked into that hotel alone - don't ask me why, I can't explain it. YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2001)
We're friends, so I'm going to keep my temper and ask you what you're suggesting. LEGAL TENDER (2001)
Synonyms of 'ask'
request, apply to, appeal to, plead with
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Translations for 'ask'
British English: ask /ɑːsk/ VERB
If you ask someone a question, you say that you want to know something.
I asked him what his name was.
- American English: ask
- Arabic: يَسْأَلُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: perguntar
- Chinese: 询问
- Croatian: pitati
- Czech: zeptat se
- Danish: spørge
- Dutch: vragen
- European Spanish: preguntar
- Finnish: kysyä
- French: demander
- German: fragen
- Greek: ρωτώ
- Italian: chiedere
- Japanese: 尋ねる
- Korean: 묻다 질문
- Norwegian: spørre
- Polish: zapytać
- European Portuguese: perguntar
- Romanian: a întreba
- Russian: спрашивать
- Spanish: preguntar
- Swedish: fråga
- Thai: ถาม
- Turkish: sormak
- Ukrainian: запитувати
- Vietnamese: hỏi
Definition of ask from the Collins English Dictionary
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