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Synonyms for enquiry
ɛnˈkwaɪər i, ˈɛn kwə ri

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. question, inquiry, enquiry, query, interrogation(noun)

    an instance of questioning

    "there was a question about my training"; "we made inquiries of all those who were present"

    examination, doubtfulness, doubt, head, interrogation, query, motion, interrogatory, interrogative sentence, interrogative, question, research, inquiry, dubiousness

  2. inquiry, enquiry, research(noun)

    a search for knowledge

    "their pottery deserves more research than it has received"

    inquiry, interrogation, query, research, question

  3. inquiry, enquiry(noun)

    a systematic investigation of a matter of public interest

    inquiry, interrogation, query, research, question

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "enquiry":

    inquiry, enquiries, investigation, survey, research, consultation

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How to use enquiry in a sentence?

  1. Neil Basu:

    He was released from prison in December 2018 on license and clearly, a key line of enquiry now is to establish how he came to carry out this attack.

  2. Neil Basu:

    We are not in a position to say whether the nerve agent was from the same batch that the Skripals were exposed to, the possibility that these two investigations might be linked is clearly a line of enquiry for us.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    When the crafty fox talks through its channel that Jackal alleges Wolf for the atrocity on animals & demands an independent enquiry and spreads this news across the jungle, only foolish beings cheer and get excited. The smart cum alert ones know that the accused will get the clean chit as it's an old game between the two to abuse verbally and blame each other in the daylight to show themselves rivals but secretly remain united in the night to enjoy party together.

  4. Haseeb Drabu:

    With a few businessmen raided and more under detention, why would anyone from the rest of the country engage with them and subject himself to a possible enquiry of his transaction and opening of his books?

  5. Neil Basu:

    Clearly, a key line of enquiry now is to establish how he came to carry out this attack.

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