ask for

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To increase the likelihood of something by persisting in some action; to invite.
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If you keep on speeding, you are asking for trouble.

Submitted on August 23, 2012

Additional definitions for 'ask for':

ask forrequest
ask formake a request
ask fortry to obtain by requesting
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  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

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