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To inquire about another person's wellbeing. Oh, Joan asked after you today. I told her you're doing well.
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ask after someone
to inquire about the health and well-being of someone. Hermione asked after you when I saw her today. I asked after Molly and her family.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.