inquiringly
adverb see inquire

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Inquiringly — In*quir ing*ly, adv. In an inquiring manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inquiringly — adverb in an inquiring manner Tom Swift looked at his cabin mates inquiringly • Syn: ↑enquiringly • Derived from adjective: ↑inquiring …   Useful english dictionary

  • inquiringly — See inquirer. * * * …   Universalium

  • inquiringly — adverb In an inquiring manner …   Wiktionary

  • inquiringly — adv. inquisitively, curiously, in a questioning manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • inquiringly — in·quir·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • inquiring — inquiringly, adv. /in kwuyeur ing/, adj. 1. seeking facts, information, or knowledge: an inquiring mind. 2. curious; probing; inquisitive in seeking facts: an inquiring reporter. 3. scrutinizing; questioning: He looked at his father with… …   Universalium

  • enquiringly — adverb in an inquiring manner Tom Swift looked at his cabin mates inquiringly • Syn: ↑inquiringly • Derived from adjective: ↑inquiring (for: ↑inquiringly) …   Useful english dictionary

  • inquiring — in|quir|ing enquiring [ınˈkwaıərıŋ US ˈkwaır ] adj [only before noun] 1.) an inquiring look or expression shows that you want to ask about something ▪ She raised an inquiring eyebrow towards Murray. 2.) an inquiring mind someone who has an… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • inquiring — [[t]ɪnkwa͟ɪ͟ərɪŋ[/t]] also enquiring 1) ADJ GRADED: ADJ n If you have an inquiring mind, you have a great interest in learning new things. I have always had an enquiring mind where food is concerned... All this helps children to develop an… …   English dictionary

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