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English definition of “inquire”

inquire

verb [I or T] uk (UK also enquire)   /ɪnˈkwaɪər/ us    /-ˈkwaɪr/
B2 to ask for information: Shall I inquire about the price of tickets? [+ question word] She called to inquire when her car would be ready. [+ speech] "Where are we going?" he inquired politely.Questioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning
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