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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</p>
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"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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