ask around Meaning in Cambridge American English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "ask around" - American English Dictionary

See all translations

ask around

phrasal verb with ask  us   /æsk/ verb
to talk to several people in order to get or learn something: If you ask around I'm sure someone there can give you directions to the museum.
Translations of “ask around”
in Chinese (Traditional) 四處打聽, 多方詢問…
in Chinese (Simplified) 四处打听, 多方询问…
(Definition of ask around from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of ask around?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “ask around” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
truth

the quality of being true

Word of the Day

July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
by Liz Walter,
July 01, 2015
With America’s Independence Day on the 4th and France’s Bastille Day on the 14th, July certainly has a revolutionary theme, so this blog looks at words and phrases we use to talk about the dramatic and nation-changing events that these days celebrate. In particular, it focuses on one of the most important

Read More 

generation pause noun
generation pause noun
July 06, 2015
informal young adults who are not able to do things previously typical for their age group such as buy a home or start a family because of lack of money Meanwhile, a new study released last week revealed a quarter of Brits believe they’ll never own a property, leading them to be

Read More