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asked (for)

verb
past tense of ask (for)

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2 to act so as to make (something) more likely
  • you are asking for trouble if you invite her ex to the wedding

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3 to give a request or demand for
  • the surgeon asked for the scalpel

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“Asked (for).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/asked%20%28for%29. Accessed 26 May. 2022.

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