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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adv. - In a questioning manner.

Usage examples (37)
  • Tom Swift looked at his cabin mates inquiringly
  • Adjective : an inquiring mind. ,an inquiring reporter. ,He looked at his father with inquiring eyes
  • She echoed his term inquiringly, and he made a very large gesture.
  • He called inquiringly: a greeting and a demand in one, it sounded. for more
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