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Ask

Pronunciation of Ask
/ˈask/, /ˈask/, /ˈa_s_k/

Antonyms for ask:

eliminate.

Synonyms for ask:

Sense 2 (noun)

appeal, plead.

Sense 3 (noun)

put to, interview, summon.

Sense 5 (noun)

disinvite, put, raise, guest, catering, pose, have round, entertain, have over, have in.

Sense 6 (noun)

entail.

invite (verb)

bid, summon.

question (verb)

inquire, examine, challenge, dispute, explore, request, question, query, seek, contemplate, investigate, poll, survey, catechize, grill, demand, probe, canvass, quiz, direct, debate, delve, interpolate, interrogate.

Sense 1

invite over, broach, Appealer, apply, catering, Imploration, interrogator, inquire into, appellant, summon, plead, cross question, inquirer, ask after, invite along, prober, inquire of, quester, querier, have over, hold to, inquisitor, riposte, invite back, researcher, invite in, place card, have round, interrogatory, grill.

Sense 3

fire, inquiry, appeal, entail, decipher, have in, result, tackle, reception, explain, questioner, unravel, take out, comeback, plea, put to, leave.

Sense 4

prayer, receive, interview, angle, send for, sue, resolve.

Sense 5

guest.

Sense 6

determination, pose.

Sense 7

put.

Sense 8

host.

Sense 9

raise.

Sense 11

return.

indicate

bespeak.

request

appeal, beg.

require

demand, take.

take counsel

consult.

Usage examples for ask:

  • He would go to her and ask her. - "The Shepherd of the North", Richard Aumerle Maher.
  • Then she did not need to ask questions. - "Eunice", Margaret Murray Robertson.
  • So you have nothing to ask me- nothing? - "The Death of Wallenstein A Play", Frederich Schiller.

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