Definitions and translations for "ask for"

Definition of ask for

Pronunciation
Verb
1. To request
I asked for a glass of water.
2. To increase the likelihood of something by persisting in some action; to invite.
If you keep on speeding, you are asking for trouble.
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English - English - ask for

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request; search for, look for

English - Spanish - ask for

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v. preguntar por, encargar, exigir, preguntar, pedir, reclamar, solicitar

English - French - ask for

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demander; chercher

English - German - ask for

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suchen; um etwas bitten

English - Italian - ask for

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domandare di qualcuno, cercare qualcuno

English - Portuguese - ask for

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v. pedir, perguntar por

English - Russian - ask for

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просить, попросить, запросить, требовать; искать; напрашиваться

English - Turkish - ask for

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istemek

English - Ukrainian - ask for

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v. навідуватися

English - Dutch - ask for

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vragen om; zoeken

English - Greek - ask for

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ζητώ

English - Chinese - ask for

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要, 要求; 找

English - Chinese - ask for

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要, 要求; 找

English - Hindi - ask for

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v. पूछना, पूछ लेना, सवाल करना, बला उपनी दोस्ती थोपना

English - Japanese - ask for

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(动) 求める, 申し受ける, 仰ぐ

English - Korean - ask for

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요구하다; 구하다
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Synonyms for ask for
request: call, invite, ask, bid