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English definition of “be sb's for the asking”

be sb's for the asking

If something is yours for the asking , you only have to ask for it in order to be given it: With three years ' experience behind her, the promotion was Kate's for the asking .Questioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning Grammar:Ask and ask forGrammar:AskAsk is a verb meaning ‘put a question or seek an answer from someone’:Grammar:Ask forIf you ask for something, it means that you want someone to give you something:Grammar:Ask and ask for: typical error
(Definition of be sb's for the asking from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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