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inquire
used in The Screwtape Letters

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Definition
to ask about or look into something
  • Keep him wondering what pride or lack of faith has delivered him into your hands when a simple enquiry into what he has been eating or drinking for the last twenty-four hours would show him whence your ammunition comes and thus enable him by a very little abstinence to imperil your lines of communication.
    Chapter 17 (85% in)

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