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inquisitive
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The Scarlet Letter

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Definition inclined to try to learn about things
  • A fox, startled from his sleep by her light footstep on the leaves, looked inquisitively at Pearl, as doubting whether it were better to steal off, or renew his nap on the same spot.
    Chapter 18 -- A Flood of Sunshine (91% in)

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