ask out - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyask out
he/she/itasks out
present participleasking out
past tenseasked out
past participleasked out
  1. ask someone out to invite someone to go with you to a cinema, restaurant etc because you want to start a romantic or sexual relationship with them

    Finally he asked her out.

See also main entry: ask