may I ask Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “may I ask” in the English Dictionary

"may I ask" in British English

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may I ask

used in ​questions to show ​disapproval: What, may I ​ask, was the ​point of ​repeating the ​tests?
(Definition of may I ask from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “may I ask”
in Chinese (Simplified) (用于疑问句表示不赞同)能问一下…吗…
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於疑問句表示不贊同)能問一下…嗎…
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“may I ask” in British English

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