(also chiefly British enquiry)
Definition of inquiry in English:
noun (plural inquiries)
1An act of asking for information: the deluge of phone inquiries after a crash they were following a definite line of inquiry
More example sentences
- The information center expects most inquiries to come in by phone or email.
- We have an open door policy and would invite people to drop in at any time for information or inquiries as to the support or services we have to offer.
- As with all forms of information or methods of inquiry, both good and bad examples exist.
1.1An official investigation.
- There was an official inquiry into the killing, but it has not resulted in any prosecutions.
- After all the inquiries and investigations and demonstrations, he's still there.
- There is wild talk of inquiries and commissions of investigations in the air.
See inquire (usage).
Words that rhyme with inquirydiary, enquiry, expiry, fiery, friary, miry, priory, spiry, wiry
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