Definition of inquire


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • inquire is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 16 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • inquire is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 18 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of inquire

  • conduct an inquiry or investigation of (verb)

    Examples

    1. inquire into the disappearance of the rich old lady

    Synonyms

    1. enquire
    2. investigate

  • have a wish or desire to know something (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. enquire
    2. wonder

  • address a question to and expect an answer from (verb)

    Examples

    1. I inquired about their special today

    Synonyms

    1. ask
    2. enquire

See definition of inquire in Merriam Webster