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ask (one) in(to some place)
To invite another person into a place, often one's home. Haven't I asked you into our new house before? They're Bill's friends, so I asked them in.
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.
ask someone in(to) (some place) and ask someone in
to invite someone inside some place. We asked them into the house. We stopped our friends in the hallway and asked them in.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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