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Synonyms for ask

Synonyms for ask

to put a question to (someone)

to seek an answer to (a question)

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to endeavor to obtain (something) by expressing one's needs or desires

to have as a need or prerequisite

to request that someone take part in or be present at a particular occasion

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Synonyms for ask

make a request or demand for something to somebody

consider obligatory

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address a question to and expect an answer from

require or ask for as a price or condition

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I was asked along with people like Wolfgang Puck and Jeremiah Tower to be the first professors in the school as specialists in our fields.
Sam Clarke, owner of Bliss Therapies Holistic Massage and BabyBliss Baby Massage, in Lewisham Road, was one of 100 lucky independent businesses to be asked along to take part in an event to champion their work and encourage people to shop locally.
What a pleasure to be asked along to be one of the two headlining acts, along with Paul Hollywood, at one of the biggest and best regional food festivals in the country.
Leeds-born McCall, who won 40 Scotland caps, said: "I'm absolutely honoured to be asked along to be part of the national set-up and also with it being Gordon asking me, I'm just really honoured and proud.
Leeds-born McCall, who won 40 Scotland caps and netted twice for the Blues in the 1989 FA Cup final defeat to Liverpool, said: "I'm absolutely honoured to be asked along to be part of the national set-up and also with it being Gordon asking me, I'm just really honoured and proud.
Fellow student 19-year-old Lauren McCarron had never been to Japan before so was delighted to be asked along - and learn a little about the country.
Gordon Brown and Canada's Stephen Harper were asked along because "the survival of their governments was at stake".
About 25,000 people were asked along to the event on Saturday, aimed at addressing issues with city centre living.
One blot on the landscape however has to be exclusion of the legendary No 8 Mervyn Davies, who being a colleague of club player Colin Jackman, was asked along to make up the numbers one Saturday only to find that the team was at full strength and his services were not required
Chris has been asked along to lead a seminar about using regional produce to invigorate chefs' menus and, hopefully, boost business.
I was disappointed not to have been asked along to the launch in Aberystwyth and I have not yet received a copy of the strategy either," he said.
Midfielder Barton, a keen coarse angler, was asked along by Peter Kay, of the Sporting Chance Clinic, who uses angling as a form of therapy in a rehabilitation course he runs.
The former agricultural training organiser admits she was hooked on rowing after being asked along by Gillian, whose husband Paul is chairman of Stockton-based logistics company Stiller.