To ask (a person) to do something:
To ask questions.
To ask questions or express doubt
To make objection to; call into question
To ask to know or be informed of
To ask questions about (something); investigate or analyze:
To ask for by prayer or supplication; beg for imploringly
To order or cause a person or entity to carry out a course of action; more generally, to govern an enterprise or activity. Of a judge, the giving of a verbal instruction to a witness or jury to behave in a certain way, as in, “the witness is directed to answer yes or no to the questions” or “the jury is directed to disregard the defendant’s outburst.”
To ask for the presence or participation of:
To endeavor to obtain (something) by expressing one's needs or desires.
Bid is defined as command or to offer a certain sum of money for something.
To be in need of; need
Urge is defined as to force or push to stimulate someone to take action.
To test by carefully questioning in order to find out the knowledge, skill, qualifications, etc. of (a student, witness, job applicant, etc.)
To have as a need or prerequisite
Again; another time; repeated(ly)
To increase in size, quantity, or worth:
Seek is defined as to search or look for something.
Command is defined as to give orders or exert authority over someone or something.
To get (information) from a person in this way
To add an electrical charge to (a battery, etc.)
To call together; convene:
To approach or accost someone with an offer of sex in exchange for payment.
To tell (a person) of a danger, coming evil, misfortune, etc.; put on guard; caution
To direct (a person) to do something; order or urge:
To pose questions or conduct an investigation:
To quiz is defined as to test knowledge.
To importune (a debtor) for payment:
To ask earnestly; beg; beseech; implore
To set before one for judgment, acceptance, or rejection; to bring to the attention.
Claim means to take or assert ownership of something or to state something as true.
Propose is defined as to suggest or recommend or to ask for someone's hand in marriage.
To put forth; assert (a claim, argument, etc.)
To include by necessity; entail; require
(Now Rare) To compel; require; force
To wash or clear as by a swift current of water; flush
To mention as something to think over, act on, etc.; bring to the mind for consideration
To teach, esp. in the principles of religion, by the method of questions and answers
To request to be supplied with:
(Intransitive) To make a reply or response to.
To prove to be false or erroneous; overthrow by argument or proof:
To deny is defined as to refuse to admit something, refuse to agree to something, refuse to acknowledge something or refuse to accept something.
To ask for (something) in an urgent or humble manner:
To regard highly; esteem:
To consider likely or certain:
To beg for urgently:
To trouble with requests or demands; urge or entreat persistently or repeatedly
(Sports) To raise or lift a weight in a press.
To disregard deliberately; pay no attention to; refuse to consider
To cross-examine is to question a witness for the opposite side in a court trial or someone who might have adverse interests to yours.
To issue a formal command, especially in a legal context.
To beseech is to ask for something earnestly or desperately.
To call is to make a sound intended to attract a person's attention, or is when an animal makes a special sound to attract other animals, or to use the telephone to contact someone.
To ask for earnestly; beg
To ask for; request
To rescind an invitation to:
To say or give as an answer:
Postulate is defined as to claim, demand or assert something as truth.
To have need of; require:
- Quiz , used esp. in schools, implies a short, selective questioning to test factual knowledge of some subject
- Catechize also denotes close questioning, but implies the expectation of certain fixed answers, esp. with reference to religious doctrine
- Question and interrogate imply the asking of a series of questions to question a witness, interrogate adding the further implication of systematic, often extensive, official examination to interrogate a prisoner of war
- Ask and the more formal inquire and query usually denote no more than the seeking of an answer or information, but query also often implies doubt as to the correctness of something the printer queried the spelling of several words
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