make a request or demand for something to somebody; "She asked him for a loan"
consider obligatory; request and expect; "We require our secretary to be on time"; "Aren't we asking too much of these children?"; "I expect my students to arrive in time for their lessons"
inquire about; "I asked about their special today"; "He had to ask directions several times"
direct or put; seek an answer to; "ask a question"
address a question to and expect an answer from; "Ask your teacher about trigonometry"; "The children asked me about their dead grandmother"
require or ask for as a price or condition; "He is asking $200 for the table"; "The kidnappers are asking a million dollars in return for the release of their hostage"
require as useful, just, or proper; "It takes nerve to do what she did"; "success usually requires hard work"; "This job asks a lot of patience and skill"; "This position demands a lot of personal sacrifice"; "This din
cook over a grill; "grill the sausages"
examine thoroughly; "the student was grilled for two hours on the subject of phonology"
a framework of metal bars used as a partition or a grate; "he cooked hamburgers on the grill"
a restaurant where food is cooked on a grill
uncertainty about the truth or factuality or existence of something; "the dubiousness of his claim"; "there is no question about the validity of the enterprise"
the subject matter at issue;
an informal reference to a marriage proposal; "he was ready to pop the question"
pose a question
a formal proposal for action made to a deliberative assembly for discussion and vote; "he made a motion to adjourn"; "she called for the question"
pose a series of questions to; "The suspect was questioned by the police"; "We questioned the survivor about the details of the explosion"
an instance of questioning; "there was a question about my training"; "we made inquiries of all those who were present"
conduct an interview in television, newspaper, and radio reporting
a sentence of inquiry that asks for a reply; "he asked a direct question"; "he had trouble phrasing his interrogations"
challenge the accuracy, probity
examine someone's knowledge of something; "The teacher tests us every week"; "We got quizzed on French irregular verbs"
an examination consisting of a few short questions