enquire

[ en-kwahyuh r ]
/ ɛnˈkwaɪər /

verb (used with or without object), en·quired, en·quir·ing.


Nearby words

  1. enovid,
  2. enow,
  3. enphytotic,
  4. enplane,
  5. enprint,
  6. enquiry,
  7. enrage,
  8. enrapt,
  9. enrapture,
  10. enravish

Related formsun·en·quired, adjectiveun·en·quir·ing, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for enquire

enquire

/ (ɪnˈkwaɪə) /

verb

a variant of inquire
Derived Formsenquirer, noun

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Word Origin and History for enquire

enquire

v.

see inquire. An alternative form mainly used in sense of "to ask a question." Related: enquired; enquiring.

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