Definition Of enquiring


ask for information from someone.

“How well do you know Berlin?” he inquired of Hencke

investigate; look into.

the task of political sociology is to inquire into the causes of political events

showing an interest in learning new things.

an open, inquiring mind

Example Of enquiring

  • A strange, inquiring look appeared on her face.

  • Anticipating Corissa's question and inquiring gaze, Magdalena looked to the side and shrugged a little.

  • Approach your work with an inquiring mind - there is a researcher in every nurse.

  • As we positioned ourselves on the couch, with Cordelia sitting close enough to me to make me more than a bit uncomfortable, Giles caught my eye with an inquiring look.

  • ‘You knew I was going to try to get away from him,’ I said hotly to his inquiring expression.

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