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inquiring

[in-kwahyuh r-ing] /ɪnˈkwaɪər ɪŋ/
adjective
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 inquiring eyes.
Origin
1595-1605
1595-1605; inquire + -ing2
Related forms
inquiringly, adverb
noninquiring, adjective
noninquiringly, adverb
uninquiring, adjective
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inquiring

/ɪnˈkwaɪərɪŋ/
adjective
1.
seeking or tending to seek answers, information, etc an inquiring mind
Derived Forms
inquiringly, adverb
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