I ask you

Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of I ask you

used before or after a question when one wants agreement or sympathy
  • Look at that hat! Who would wear such a thing, I ask you?
  • (Now) I ask you, is that fair?

Word by Word Definitions

  1. : the 9th letter of the English alphabet

  2. : a graphic representation of this letter

  3. : a speech counterpart of orthographic i

  1. imaginary unit

  1. : the one who is speaking or writing — compare me, mine, my, we

  1. : someone aware of possessing a personal individuality : self

  1. iodine

  1. used as a connective vowel to join word elements especially of Latin origin

ask play
  1. : to call on for an answer

  2. : to put a question about

  3. : speak, utter

  1. : something asked for, requested, or required of someone

you play
  1. : the one or ones being addressed — compare thee, thou, ye, your, yours

  2. : one


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