Definition for asked

adjective as in quoted

adjective as in requested

adjective as in urged

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Example Sentences

At 1:42 a.m., a commenter bluntly asked: “Jeff, Is it true you are a convicted sex offender?”

My agent at the time sent that tape to SNL and then they asked me to come in for an audition.

Lucas answered immediately when asked why he wanted to join the NYPD.

I've seen video of that satirical guide to SXSW in 1998 where you asked a bunch of bands odd questions.

Boyce was asked at a press conference if Polanco went peacefully.

Sol laughed out of his whiskers, with a big, loose-rolling sound, and sat on the porch without waiting to be asked.

Without preface, he abruptly asked, what had been told him of the Duke of Wharton's behaviour the preceding night.

He asked what time was usually spent in determining between right and wrong, and what degree of expense?

A little boy of two years and one month was once asked to give a lot of old toys to the children of the gardener.

I asked him to tell me how he produced a certain effect he makes in his arrangement of the ballad in Wagner's Flying Dutchman.


On this page you'll find 46 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to asked, such as: announced, given, marked, named, priced, and published.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.