Ask about the health or condition of someone or something. For example, She was inquiring after you in particular. [c. 1600]
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Example sentences from the Web for inquire after
I do not believe we have a current count of fugitives for publication, but will inquire.
Chefs have been on the trend for years, hosting underground dinner parties and after-hour meals for staff.
Everyone, of course, was too polite to inquire about the embarrassing number of absentees.There’s Only One Way to Beat ISIS: Work With Assad and Iran|Leslie H. Gelb|October 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Imagine the rightful morning-after furor if a racial slight had been broadcast in primetime.
And the Pentagon tweeted alleged before-and-after photos of a building attacked by the advanced fighter.$70 Billion Stealth Jet Finally Flies in Its First War|Dave Majumdar|September 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I need not inquire whether his dismal behaviour was natural or assumed.The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club, v. 2(of 2)|Charles Dickens
Elmer Spiker interrupted to inquire whether the turtles I had seen were "black-legs, red-legs, or yaller-legs."
"I am going to New York," he said, not giving me time to inquire into his strange proceeding.
In continuation of this topic, may I inquire when and where the two following bishops, deprived in 1690, died?
And I shall send my emissaries into the district of Montelimar to inquire into these disturbances you tell of.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini