ask

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ask is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
ask

Pronunciation[change]

Verb[change]

Plain form
ask

Third-person singular
asks

Past tense
asked

Past participle
asked

Present participle
asking

  1. To ask is to look for an answer to a question by saying it.
    She sure does ask a lot of questions!
  2. To approach someone to see if they will do something.
    Let me ask my mom if I can go.

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