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enquiring
American English: /ɪnˈkwaɪ(ə)rɪŋ/
, /ɛnˈkwaɪ(ə)rɪŋ/
British English: /ɪnˈkwʌɪərɪŋ/

adjective

  • inquiring
    Example sentences
    • Pupils at the college are encouraged to adopt an active investigational approach to their learning, designed to stimulate an enquiring mind.
    • They raise so many questions for the enquiring mind…
    • Perhaps there's an interesting story there for enquiring journalists.

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