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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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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.
That's a question frequently being asked around town.
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.
Series of questions were asked around current topics of interest to pharmacists.
Southwark, a Labour-controlled council, has asked around 19,000 people to find around PS12 a month.
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 put notices up but with no success.
I've asked around and I am surprised how many people are disgusted by it and think it should be banned by law.
Not knowing what that meant, I asked around then was told to go to the information desk, but no one knew.
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.