enquiry Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. noun an instance of questioning
    inquiry; interrogation; question; query.
    • there was a question about my training
    • we made inquiries of all those who were present
  2. noun a search for knowledge
    inquiry; research.
    • their pottery deserves more research than it has received
  3. noun a systematic investigation of a matter of public interest


En*quir"y noun
  1. See Inquiry.

Webster 1913