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Peter inquires, apparently inquiring if the cop is a good shot.

A shriek of glee briefly broke out across the Web as inquiring minds tried to deduce who was the lucky lady.

She begged their father to contact him, refusing to relent until he sent an inquiring telegram.

Governments of the affected countries in West African began inquiring about Zmapp.

Employers are inquiring about it and brokers and consultants are advocating for it.

So he very readily consented, inquiring how soon Garnache would require them.

He even brushed up his archaic French for the sake of inquiring directly after the child's health from Fanchette.

Pike's head suddenly appeared above the hurdles, and he began inquiring after her health.

"Our holiday work," said Mrs. Larpent, in answer to the inquiring look of Norman's eyes.

Bartow was in the middle of the study, with his eyes fixed on his master's empty chair in an inquiring way that spoke volumes.


On this page you'll find 43 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to inquiring, such as: examining, heuristic, interested, interrogative, probing, and prying.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.