He tried to coax the distraught girl out of silence, inquiring about her school and family life, but her replies were clipped.
Now, inquiring minds want to know: what was it like to date Mick Jagger?
She begged their father to contact him, refusing to relent until he sent an inquiring telegram.
I'm inquiring whether Hillsdale will post video of the event in a publicly accessible channel.
A shriek of glee briefly broke out across the Web as inquiring minds tried to deduce who was the lucky lady.
As I spoke, the stranger started and cast an inquiring glance at Aveline.
inquiring for her, he seemed sorry to hear that she had gone on the excursion.
She came, with an inquiring and yet not wholly unconscious look, to the fireside, and he stood up to greet her.
Mr Merdle made a similar reply, and Bishop explained his reason for inquiring.
It was just such a venture as his sanguine and inquiring spirit, avid of the unknown, had always dreamed of.
late 13c., from Old French enquerre "ask, inquire about" (Modern French enquérir), from Vulgar Latin *inquaerere, from Latin in- "into" (see in- (2)) + quaerere "ask, seek" (see query (v.)). Respelled 14c. on Latin model, but half-Latinized enquire still persists. Related: Inquired; inquiring; inquiringly.