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Examples from the Web for enquired
He enquired, when Bunyan was brought in, how many arms had been found at the meeting.Bunyan
James Anthony Froude
"Can you tell me—" he enquired of the first gentleman he met.Australia Revenged
As soon as I was in his presence he enquired abruptly what my intentions were.
He received it with many thanks, and enquired where I lived.
I went to the Theatre Francais in the evening, and enquired about Narbonne.
- a variant of inquire
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Word Origin and History for enquired
see inquire. An alternative form mainly used in sense of "to ask a question." Related: enquired; enquiring.
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