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enquire
ɛn'kwaɪər
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English Definition
(动) As a verb
  1. Have a wish or desire to know something.
  2. Inquire about.
  3. Conduct an inquiry or investigation of.
Hyphenationen•quire
Part of Speech(动) verb
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询问xúnwènto inquire
打听dǎtingto ask about; to make some inquiries; to ask around
探询tànxúnto inquire into; to ask after
调查diàocháinvestigation; inquiry; to investigate; to survey; survey; (opinion) poll
问名wènmíngto enquire, according to custom, after the name and horoscope of intended bride; one of a set of six traditional marriage protocols (六礼), in which name as well as date and time of birth (for horoscope) are formally requested of the prospective bride's family
讨底tǎodǐto enquire; to demand details
访寻fǎngxúnto enquire; to search
质询zhìxúnto question; to enquire; interrogatory
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