asking

  • 1 asking — asking; un·asking; …

    English syllables

  • 2 Asking — Ask ing, n. 1. The act of inquiring or requesting; a petition; solicitation. Longfellow. [1913 Webster] 2. The publishing of banns. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 asking — index inquiry (systematic investigation), precatory, question (inquiry), request Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 asking — n. (colloq.) for the asking (it s yours for the asking) * * * [ ɑːskɪŋ] (colloq.) for the asking (it s yours for the asking) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 5 Asking — Ask Ask, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Asked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Asking}.] [OE. asken, ashen, axien, AS. [=a]scian, [=a]csian; akin to OS. [=e]sc[=o]n, OHG. eisc[=o]n, Sw. [=a]ska, Dan. [ae]ske, D. eischen, G. heischen, Lith. j[ e]sk[ o]ti, OSlav. iskati… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 asking — noun a) The act or process of posing a question or making a request. His asking was greeted with silence. b) (Rare in the singular) A request, or petition …

    Wiktionary

  • 7 asking — adj. Asking is used with these nouns: ↑price …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 8 asking — sb. == prayer. Ps. xix. 7 …

    Oldest English Words

  • 9 asking — n. proposal of a question; request ɑːsk v. inquire, question …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 10 asking — noun the verbal act of requesting • Syn: ↑request • Derivationally related forms: ↑request (for: ↑request) • Hypernyms: ↑speech act …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 11 Asking Alexandria — Аскинг Александриа …

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  • 12 Asking Alexandria — en concert (2010) Pays d’origine …

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  • 13 Asking Alexandria — Asking Alexandria …

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  • 14 asking price — asking prices N COUNT: usu sing The asking price of something is the price which the person selling it says that they want for it, although they may accept less. Offers 15% below the asking price are unlikely to be accepted …

    English dictionary

  • 15 asking for trouble — phrase if doing something is asking for trouble, it is likely to cause you problems or difficulties Delaying this type of surgery is just asking for trouble. Thesaurus: to cause problems for yourselfsynonym Main entry: trouble …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 16 Asking For It — is the fourth track from Hole s major label debut, Live Through This . The song is a notable track from the band as it was not released as a single, yet it made a brief, four week appearance on the Hot Modern Rock Tracks chart in early 1995,… …

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  • 17 asking for what is due — index demand Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 18 asking price — index cost (price) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 19 asking questions — index cross examination Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 20 asking price — asking .price n [usually singular] the price that someone wants to sell something for →↑selling price …

    Dictionary of contemporary English


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