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inquisitive
used in Lord of the Flies

2 uses
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Definition
interested in learning about things — often asking many questions
  • An inquisitive ant was busy in one of the eye sockets but otherwise the thing was lifeless.
    p. 185.3
  • Softly, surrounded by a fringe of inquisitive bright creatures, itself a silver shape beneath the steadfast constellations, Simon's dead body moved out toward the open sea.
    p. 154.9

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