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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • The smell that rose from the saucepan was so powerful and exciting that they shut the window lest anybody outside should notice it and become inquisitive.

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  • She is an inquisitive child who always asks questions.
  • police tend to be inquisitive

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