Translation of inquire in Spanish:

inquire

Pronunciation: /ɪnˈkwaɪr; ɪnˈkwaɪə(r)/
, (BrE) enquire

vt

  • preguntar, inquirir* [formal] she inquired what the matter was/how to get to the cathedral preguntó qué pasaba/cómo se llegaba a la catedral to inquire sth from o (BrE) of sb [formal], preguntarle algo a algn

vi

  • preguntar, informarse inquire at the reception desk pregunte or infórmese en recepción inquire within infórmese aquí to inquire about sth informarse or preguntar acerca de or sobre algo I'm inquiring about the job advertised in The Globe llamo para informarme or para preguntar sobre el trabajo que anuncian en The Globe to inquire after sb/sth [formal], preguntar por algn/algo she inquired after your health preguntó or se interesó por tu salud to inquire into sth investigar* algo to inquire for sb preguntar por algn someone was inquiring for you alguien preguntó por ti

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