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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. Jeffrey Fowler:

    The UN 2014 Commission of Inquiry report compared North Korea to Nazi Germany, stalin is also an apt comparison.

  2. Kendra Horn:

    Very clearly, I think these are serious allegations that should be investigated. I did not think it was necessary to move into an impeachment inquiry to do so, but now the horse is out of the barn.

  3. Brian Fallon:

    As we have said since last summer, Secretary Clinton has been cooperating with the Justice Department's security inquiry, including offering in August to meet with them to assist their efforts if needed.

  4. 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.

  5. Howard Cooper:

    It is unfortunate that recent stories in the media appear to have sparked an investigation, senator Joyce has been cooperating with each inquiry that has taken place to date resulting from those stories and believes that he has done absolutely nothing wrong.

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