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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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That was the question being asked around the Assembly this week, with the release of the South Wales West member's latest instalment of his diary.
Mr Robin Cook, a spokesman for the circus, said: "We have been to a few cobblers near Battersea and asked around, but the problem is you are looking for a needle in a haystack."
The clinic asked around 60 healthy men between 19 and 24 years old living in the Osaka area about their lifestyle, in particular about their daily diet and clothing, between May and October.
"One neighborhood group asked around and found an older couple that not only had access to a water truck but also was eager to water trees in their area."
The ex-PM will be asked around 100 questions and he will record his statement under section 342 in light of the questionnaire provided to him.
Some students also asked around the Year 9 form classes inviting students to join.
On Sunday, an undetermined number of armed rebels asked around the residents in Sta.
I have asked around and no one has ever known of badgers fighting in such a way.
He asked around local theatres for interviewees and managed to get a five-minute slot with Cliff Richard in 1976.
I've asked around and I am surprised how many people are disgusted by it and think it should be banned by law.
But I have asked around, and most people I have come across have my "glass is half full" attitude and think that 80pc of the redundant workers finding alternative employment is a fantastic achievement.
Kitten said: 'I asked around my friends and nobody knew anything about it.