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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Have a wish or desire to know something; Ask about; Conduct an investigation of.

Usage examples (30)
  • Maybe I should ''enquire'' about that section of the ''Enquirer'', just to see if they have edited it.
  • It is chimerical to enquire which is the better system; it would be difficult to decide which is the worse.
  • But you can enquire at the Rail if they don't show up.
  • I do not like to enquire about our fate beyond the grave for more
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