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inquire
used in Rose Red

8 uses
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Definition
to ask about or look into something
  • "Madame?" she inquired a second time.
    2 — 1907 (91% in)
  • Melissa inquired in a troubled voice.
    4 — 1909 (17% in)
  • What question you ask?" she inquired of me, in a voice deep enough to be my husband's.
    4 — 1909 (39% in)
  • I must inquire as to the whereabouts of our own Laura Hirtson, master's chambermaid, in service to Mrs. Watson.
    4 — 1909 (45% in)
  • Who am I to inquire?
    4 — 1909 (59% in)
  • Tina spoke to the Great Lady, inquiring after someone who might perform the seance.
    4 — 1909 (96% in)
  • I inquired immediately what was ever the matter, and she would not speak to me until we found ourselves sequestered in my chambers, with the door fully bolted.
    7 — 1915-1916 (35% in)
  • I inquired.
    7 — 1915-1916 (47% in)

There are no more uses of "inquire" in Rose Red.

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