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Examples from the Web for enquires
Laches derides this; and Socrates enquires, 'What sort of intelligence?'Laches
This, I presume, is the lady whose maiden name he enquires for.
Sancho sizes him up as a keen sahib, and enquires Quien sabe?The Nurserymatograph
But this in no wise destroys the Utopian character of these enquires.Anarchism and Socialism
"Consequently, discovering a fine day, he enquires what he shall kill," I put in.A Cabinet Secret
- a variant of inquire
Word Origin and History for enquires
see inquire. An alternative form mainly used in sense of "to ask a question." Related: enquired; enquiring.
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