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inquisitive
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War and Peace
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  • Natasha looked at Sonya with wondering and inquisitive eyes, and said nothing.
  • Tikhon knew his master’s habit of sometimes thinking aloud, and therefore met with unaltered looks the angrily inquisitive expression of the face that emerged from the shirt.
  • She did not now say those former terrible words to him, but looked simply, merrily, and inquisitively at him.
  • Forgetting the danger of being recognized, Rostov went close to the porch, together with some inquisitive civilians, and again, after two years, saw those features he adored: that same face and same look and step, and the same union of majesty and mildness….
  • The same inquisitive, challenging, and rather mocking eyes still looked at him.
  • Still inquisitive?
  • Pierre stopped laughing, got up, went farther away from the inquisitive man, and looked around him.
  • As they were going round the Sukharev water tower Natasha, who was inquisitively and alertly scrutinizing the people driving or walking past, suddenly cried out in joyful surprise: "Dear me!

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

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