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inquire
used in Henry IV, Part 1

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Definition
to ask about or look into something
  • I have search'd, I have inquired, so has my husband, man by man, boy by boy, servant by servant: the tithe of a hair was never lost in my house before.
    3.3 — Act 3 Scene 3 — Eastcheap. A Room in the Boar's-Head Tavern (29% in)
  • I press'd me none but good householders, yeomen's sons; inquired me out contracted bachelors, such as had been ask'd twice on the banns; such a commodity of warm slaves as had as lief hear the Devil as a drum; such as fear the report of a caliver worse than a struck fowl or a hurt wild-duck.
    4.2 — Act 4 Scene 2 — A public Road near Coventry (20% in)

There are no more uses of "inquire" in Henry IV, Part 1.

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