Definitions for asking

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word asking

Princeton's WordNet

  1. request, asking(noun)

    the verbal act of requesting

Wiktionary

  1. asking(Noun)

    The act or process of posing a question or making a request.

    His asking was greeted with silence.

  2. asking(Noun)

    (Rare in the singular) A request, or petition.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Asking

    of Ask

  2. Asking(noun)

    the act of inquiring or requesting; a petition; solicitation

  3. Asking(noun)

    the publishing of banns

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'asking' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1941

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'asking' in Written Corpus Frequency: #750

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