Ask and Charge


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Ask verb – To set or receive as a price.
Usage example: they are only asking $300 for that antique grandfather clock

Charge is a synonym for ask in request topic. In some cases you can use "Charge" instead a verb "Ask".
Nearby Words: asked, asking
Synonyms for Ask


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Charge verb – To set or receive as a price.
Usage example: any shop would charge $100 to repair that thing

Ask is a synonym for charge in ask in payment topic. You can use "Ask" instead a verb "Charge", if it concerns topics such as order something done.
Nearby Words: charged, charging, chargeable, charger
Synonyms for Charge

Common collocations

people ask people charge people
someone ask someone charge someone
way ask way charge way
anyone ask anyone charge anyone
Other nouns: player, times, friends, players.

Both words in one sentence

  • Good Powers, Bad People And if the party hasn't got a cleric, expect healers to charge for their help or ask favors.
  • The White House Scary Dogmatic Aliens may destroy it with their Wave Motion Gun; friendly Aliens and Monsters will land on the lawn and ask to speak to the being in charge.
  • Shaped Like Itself Also Don Pedro's reply: "First, I ask thee what they have done; thirdly, I ask thee what's their offence; sixth and lastly, why they are committed; and, to conclude, what you lay to their charge."
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