Definition of ask for in English:

ask for

Translate ask for into Spanish

phrasal verb

  • 1ask for someoneRequest to speak to someone.

    ‘when I arrived, I asked for Katherine’
    • ‘An elderly man answered the door and, when Setisia asked for Astell, requested her name.’
    • ‘Natasha, forcing a sly smile, asks for the host.’
  • 2ask for someoneScottish Inquire about the health or well-being of someone.