inquiring Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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inquiringadjective

(UK also enquiring) uk   /ɪnˈkwaɪə.rɪŋ/  us   /-ˈkwaɪr.ɪŋ/
(of someone's ​behaviour) always ​wanting to ​learn new things, or (of someone's ​expression) ​wanting to ​know something: You have a very inquiring mind, don't you? He gave her an inquiring ​look.
inquiringly
adverb (UK also enquiringly) uk   us   /-li/
She looked at her ​mother inquiringly.
(Definition of inquiring from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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