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ask

ask

 
pronunciation:
aesk
part of speech: verb
inflections: asked, asking, asks
definition 1: to put a question to.
He asked me if I had any money.
synonyms:
query, question
similar words:
grill, interrogate, quiz
definition 2: to make a request of.
The teacher asked him to close the window.
similar words:
beg, beseech, bid, command, direct, entreat, order, petition, request, tell, urge
definition 3: to invite.
She asked Ben to the movies.
synonyms:
invite
similar words:
call, summon
definition 4: to seek an answer to; inquire.
She asked about the new animals at the zoo.
similar words:
question, wonder
derivation: asked (adj.)