But, thankfully, Dyer disobeys his hero and himself and gets all pondery, letting his inquisitiveness off the chain.
And yet, her inquisitiveness and restless mind seem to make it hard for her to be a full-on believer.
late 14c., from Old French inquisitif, from Late Latin inquisitivus "making inquiry," from Latin inquisit-, past participle stem of inquirere (see inquire).
An housbonde shal nat been Inquisityf of goddes pryuetee nor of his wyf. [Chaucer, "Miller's Prologue"]Related: Inquisitively; inquisitiveness.