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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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Nothing confirms the Xers belief that bosses are playing games so much as being asked for ideas or opinions followed by business as usual.
excerpt from the slave auction cataloque, which offers evidence of the names, jobs, and prices asked for slaves;
I called the Mexican passport office and asked for Senor Ramirez, the man Eva said had refused to accept my letter.
Jackson's words sent 50 sets of eyebrows racing skyward, and he was quickly asked for a clarification.