What is ask?

  • (verb): Consider obligatory; request and expect.
    Synonyms: require, expect
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on ask:

Askøy - Settlements - Ask
... Ask is a village in the eastern part of Askøy ... Due to its pleasant climate and its convenient location to Bergen, Ask was the location of a kongsgård (lit ... "royal farm") a very old church and churchyard was also located in Ask ...
Audrey Skirball-Kenis - ASK
... Audrey and Charles founded the non-profit Audrey Skirball-Kenis Theater Projects (ASK) in West Los Angeles ... Audrey did not actively manage ASK, but Charles served as president of ASK's board of trustees ... In 1990, Audrey and Charles, through ASK, made a highly-publicized donation of $500,000 to the Los Angeles Arts Festival's theater and performance ...

More definitions of "ask":

  • (verb): Make a request or demand for something to somebody.
    Example: "She asked him for a loan"
  • (verb): Require or ask for as a price or condition.
    Example: "He is asking $200 for the table"; "The kidnapers are asking a million dollars in return for the release of their hostage"
  • (verb): Inquire about.
    Example: "He had to ask directions several times"
    Synonyms: inquire, enquire
  • (verb): Direct or put; seek an answer to.
    Example: "Ask a question"
  • (verb): Address a question to and expect an answer from.
    Example: "Ask your teacher about trigonometry"; "The children asked me about their dead grandmother"