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inquisitive
used in Frankenstein

3 uses
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Definition
inclined to try to learn about things
  • Certainly; it would indeed be very impertinent and inhuman in me to trouble you with any inquisitiveness of mine.
    Introductory Letters (70% in)
  • My thoughts now became more active, and I longed to discover the motives and feelings of these lovely creatures; I was inquisitive to know why Felix appeared so miserable and Agatha so sad.
    Chapter 12 (85% in)
  • But in Clerval I saw the image of my former self; he was inquisitive and anxious to gain experience and instruction.
    Chapter 19 (9% in)

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