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English definition of “enquire”

enquire

verb [I, T] UK (UK/US inquire)
 
 
/ɪnˈkwaɪər/
B2 to ask someone for information about something: "Are you staying long?" she enquired. I'm enquiring about dentists in the area.Questioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning
enquirer UK (UK/US inquirer) noun [C]
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