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synonyms for enquiring

  • analyze
  • check
  • examine
  • explore
  • inquire
  • inspect
  • investigate
  • probe
  • pry
  • query
  • question
  • scrutinize
  • search
  • seek
  • go over
  • look into
  • seek an answer
  • want to know

antonyms for enquiring

MOST RELEVANT
  • answer
  • find
  • ignore
  • neglect
  • reply
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How to use enquiring in a sentence

Professor Theobald gazed at Hadria with startled and enquiring eyes, when they met again.
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She gave Mrs. Brookenham no time to resent her last note before enquiring if Nanda were to accompany the couple.
THE AWKWARD AGEHENRY JAMES
When she came to herself, she gazed wildly around the room, enquiring eagerly, Where is he?
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This appeared to satisfy them for the present, and after enquiring whether I was well treated in prison they dismissed me.
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They were wide, enquiring, like the deer's brought face to face with the hunter in the green thickets.
SIX WOMENVICTORIA CROSS
"To-night," Hamilton replied briefly, but not without a swift enquiring glance into the girl's eyes.
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He made some excuse to his host, but he told enquiring friends that, personally, he disliked bounders.
THE SECRET GLORYARTHUR MACHEN
But even his bold eyes fell rebuked beneath Fidunia's pure enquiring gaze, now divested of all hesitation or embarrassment.
BARON BRUNOLOUISA MORGAN
I do not know that there is much use enquiring into the causes of the Victorian era, or any good to be got from speculations.
INSTIGATIONSEZRA POUND
But this 'best' is still undiscovered; and in enquiring after the cause, we can only hope to attain the second best.
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