Usage examples for inquire

  1. Should Madame Piriac suggest going into the village to inquire well, Audrey would positively refuse to go into the village. – The Lion's Share by E. Arnold Bennett
  2. What is in it I don't know, for she never seems to hear me when I inquire – Hand and Ring by Anna Katharine Green
  3. I have been to inquire and there be those that say he is son to De Aldithely. – A Boy's Ride by Gulielma Zollinger
  4. And by what right, may I inquire do you seek to come between my wife and me? – Faith and Unfaith by Duchess
  5. " But," smiling, " I needn't inquire – The Second Generation by David Graham Phillips
  6. " I came also to inquire after Mrs. Montoyo," I carefully said. – Desert Dust by Edwin L. Sabin
  7. Why it is so called no one knows and very few care to inquire – The Vultures by Henry Seton Merriman
  8. " Whose interest was it to inquire – The Maid of Maiden Lane by Amelia E. Barr
  9. 4. Inquire Wardrop's immediate past. – The Window at the White Cat by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  10. Sophia did not trouble to inquire from them who they were. – The Old Wives' Tale by Arnold Bennett
  11. Mr. Flint will inquire you know." – Andy Grant's Pluck by Horatio Alger
  12. But I came to inquire how your business is getting on. – Plays A Protégée of the Mistress; Poverty Is No Crime; Sin and Sorrow Are Common to All; It's a Family Affair--We'll Settle It Ourselves by Alexander Ostrovsky
  13. She did so, evidently supposing that he had some business with her, but too deeply buried in her sorrow to inquire what it was. – A Dozen Ways Of Love by Lily Dougall
  14. The boy had called to inquire after his Chief's health and for any instructions he might wish to give, when MacFarlane, hearing the young hero's voice in the hall below, hurried down to greet him. – Peter A Novel of Which He is Not the Hero by F. Hopkinson Smith
  15. " She'll have to be more quiet," said Grace, " or else every girl in the house will hear her and come in to inquire what has happened." – Grace Harlowe's First Year at Overton College by Jessie Graham Flower
  16. And is there no one- no friend, from whom you could naturally inquire – The Window-Gazer by Isabel Ecclestone Mackay
  17. He even forgot in the midst of his pleasant emotion to inquire as he had fully intended to do, after the doctor's watch, and if it was still a quarter of an hour fast. – The Adventures of a Three-Guinea Watch by Talbot Baines Reed
  18. I need hardly inquire if this is Molly's doing. – Molly Bawn by Margaret Wolfe Hamilton
  19. At last, one evening, he went to find Katheline, thinking to inquire of her some way of remedy or revenge. – The Legend of the Glorious Adventures of Tyl Ulenspiegel in the land of Flanders and elsewhere by Charles de Coster
  20. Ainsleigh saw the advertisement and- I know how he came to inquire about the fan, said Miss Pewsey, Dr. Forge told me, but I did not know the amount offered. – The Mandarin's Fan by Fergus Hume