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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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Courts scrutinize the actions and statements made by law enforcement officers during the course of asking for consent to search.
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Police are concerned that the suspects could kill again while they're on the lam and are asking for any information on their whereabouts.
Instead of asking for feedback in general, ask what could go wrong with a project or in a particular scenario?