Synonyms of ask in English:

ask


See definition of ask

verb

1‘ask her what she did’

SYNONYMS

query, want to know, question, put a question to, interrogate, quiz, cross-question, cross-examine, catechize

informal grill, pump, give the third degree to

ANTONYMS

answer

2‘they just want to ask a few questions’

SYNONYMS

put, put forward, pose, raise, submit, propose, get the answer to, seek the answer to

ANTONYMS

answer

3‘I asked him to call the manager’

SYNONYMS

request, demand, appeal to, apply to, petition, call on, entreat, beg, implore, exhort, urge, enjoin, importune, pray, solicit, beseech, plead with, sue, supplicate

seek, put in for, call for, crave

4‘let's ask them to dinner’

SYNONYMS

invite, bid, have someone over, have someone round, summon

request the pleasure of someone's company