Sentence Examples with the word ask for

Thus, in short, if we ask for a clear and definite fundamental intuition, distinct from regard for happiness, we find really nothing in Whewell's doctrine except the single rule of veracity (including fidelity to promises); and even of this the axiomatic character becomes evanescent on closer inspection, since it is not maintained that the rule is practically unqualified, but only that it is practically undesirable to formulate its qualifications.

You have the right to ask for medical advice from a GP at any time.

You're just too kind hearted to tell anybody no when they ask for help.

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He was appointed introducer of ambassadors on the 12th of October 1671, and it became notorious that whoever had a petition to present or a place to ask for must apply to him.

I begged her to tell me, but she just bawled and said it was good that I became a priest so I could ask for forgiveness.

Winston assumed Dean would know his way back, and Dean was too embarrassed to ask for directions.

Others had been carried off into slavery, and a deputation of clergy which Patrick had sent to ask for their release had been subjected to ridicule.

While it was a long shot that the bitchy deputy could be any help, Dean was frustrated enough with the other available avenues to bite his tongue and ask for help.

Twice the marauders even attack our headquarters, and the commander-in-chief has to ask for a battalion to disperse them.

Someone his size with his specific skills didn't ask for favors or need to be polite.