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ask sb out

phrasal verb with ask uk   /ɑːsk/  us   /æsk/ verb
to ​invite someone to come with you to a ​place such as the ​cinema or a ​restaurant, ​especially as a way of ​starting a ​romanticrelationship: She's ​asked Steve out to the ​cinema this ​evening. You should ​ask her out ​sometime.
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