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to ask for information or advice from someone who has special knowledge about a particular subject
to go to someone for help when you are having difficulty dealing with a situation
to try to find out someone’s opinions, ideas, feelings, etc. by talking to them
to hope or expect to get help, advice, etc. from someone
to ask several people for information or advice
to ask someone questions because you want them to give you advice or information
to receive help or advice
used for asking for advice when you cannot decide what to do
English version of thesaurus of to ask for or to receive advice
used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …
said in a way that is intended to make someone feel stupid or bad
the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives
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