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Synonyms for inquiry
ɪnˈkwaɪər i, ˈɪn kwə ri

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inquiry, enquiry, research(noun)

    a search for knowledge

    "their pottery deserves more research than it has received"

    enquiry, interrogation, query, research, question

  2. 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, enquiry, doubtfulness, doubt, head, interrogation, query, motion, interrogatory, interrogative sentence, interrogative, question, research, dubiousness

  3. inquiry, enquiry(noun)

    a systematic investigation of a matter of public interest

    enquiry, interrogation, query, research, question

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. inquiry

    interrogation, question, asking, investigation, search, examination, research, scrutiny, exploration

    conjecture, guess, intuition, hypothesis, assumption, supposition

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. inquiry(n.)

    interrogation, question, query, interrogatory

  2. inquiry(n.)

    investigation, examination, research, scrutiny, study, exploration

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. inquiry(n)

    question, query, interrogation, research, investigationm scrutiny

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How to use inquiry in a sentence?

  1. Robin Tam:

    It is not yet apparent whether Mr Kovtun intends to instruct legal representatives. (A lawyer for the inquiry) has asked him to supply a detailed witness statement but has not yet received such a document.

  2. Ed Davey:

    Once we are through this crisis, there will of course need to be an independent inquiry to officially review the government's response to the pandemic, the inquiry must have the strongest possible powers given the shocking failures on protective equipment for staff and the slow response of the government - to get to the truth and to give Boris Johnson the opportunity to answer the increasingly serious questions.

  3. Paul Williamson:

    (Operation Stovewood is) a unique and unprecedented investigation, challenging in its scale and complexity, the momentum and pace of the inquiry is increasing and that will continue to increase. Justice is being rendered and I’ve got a very, very committed team that’s working on a very worth mission.

  4. John Demers:

    Fundamentally, the reason why the firm was on the hook is, after the firm got an inquiry from the FARA unit, it then went to the partner who was in charge of this matter and asked about the inquiry, and based on his representations then made a series of representations to the Justice Department that were not accurate, and when you think about the lack of due diligence that went into the work that was done before the representations were made to Justice Department, and when you think about how different Justice Department is from what you would advise your clients to do... it's really remarkable.

  5. Joseph Cammarata:

    If anyone is surprised by Cosby's actions today, they shouldn't be, he's taken a page out of the defense attorney's playbook in an effort to shift the focus of this legitimate inquiry. It is curious that he has filed a claim only against these seven women, when there are scores of other women who have made similar allegations of sexual abuse and assault against Mr. Cosby.

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