Bedeutung von “inquiry” im Essential American English Dictionary

inquiry

noun us /ɪnˈkwɑɪər·i/ plural inquiries

formal a question that you ask to get information

B1 formal a question that you ask to get information:

The company has received a lot of inquiries about its new service.
The city has received a lot of inquiries about changes to the bus routes.

an official process to try to discover the facts about something bad that has happened:

There will be an official inquiry into the train crash.

(Definition von “inquiry” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)