Enquiry vs. Enquire

Enquiry vs. Enquire — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Enquiry and Enquire

Enquirynoun

A question.

Enquireverb

(intransitive) To make an enquiry.

He enquired about the availability of rental bicycles in the town.

Enquirynoun

Search for truth, information or knowledge.

scientific enquiry

Enquireverb

To ask about (something).

Enquirynoun

an instance of questioning;

there was a question about my trainingwe made inquiries of all those who were present

Enquireverb

inquire about;

I asked about their special todayHe had to ask directions several times
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Enquirynoun

a search for knowledge;

their pottery deserves more research than it has received

Enquireverb

conduct an inquiry or investigation of;

The district attorney's office investigated reports of possible irregularitiesinquire into the disappearance of the rich old lady

Enquirynoun

a systematic investigation of a matter of public interest

Enquireverb

have a wish or desire to know something;

He wondered who had built this beautiful church