ask for

Definition of ask for

:to request to see or talk to (someone)
  • Unhappy with the service, he asked for the store manager.
  • There's someone on the phone asking for you.

Word by Word Definitions

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


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