Definition of ask after
- He asked after my wife's health.
- He greeted us warmly and asked after our families.
: to call on for an answer
: to put a question about
: speak, utter
: something asked for, requested, or required of someone
: following in time or place : afterward, behind, later
: subsequently to the time when
: later in time
: located toward the rear and especially toward the stern of a ship or tail of an aircraft
used with a present participle to indicate action completed and especially just completed
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