Enquiring in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Enquiring

Curious, inquisitive or investigative. | present participle of enquire | An instance of making an enquiry; an asking.

Short Example Sentence for Enquiring

  • 1. Verelst rolled an enquiring eye. 🔊
  • 2. An enquiring look made him speak. 🔊
  • 3. Give my respects to Mr. Langford and all enquiring friends. 🔊
  • 4. They seemed to dread it much, and were continually enquiring if we had it. 🔊
  • 5. I noticed specially how keen he was in enquiring about every little detail. 🔊

How to use Enquiring in Sentence?

  • 1. Peter returned the look with his puzzled, enquiring eyes that sought to understand. 🔊
  • 2. Through the darkness he heard a German sailor enquiring of his companion what the noise was. 🔊
  • 3. She wrote endless letters, enquiring for rooms, and announcing their coming to her old friends. 🔊
  • 4. No one was seen, however, except men of other columns, who answered the enquiring flash. 🔊
  • 5. As he displayed each one he turned his bright pop-eyes on Ramon with an eager enquiring look. 🔊
  • 6. So I rose, and met his enquiring look with such explanation as suited his adult understanding. 🔊
  • 7. I heard the tapping at my door, instead of enquiring who was there, I got up and stood against it. 🔊
  • 8. In answer to an enquiring look from the Prince Bishop, the physician shook his head. 🔊
  • 9. On enquiring what this might be, I found it less than half what I had received in Chill! 🔊
  • 10. These enquiring moods on the part of the people are a part of the temperament that has issued from the war. 🔊
  • 11. On enquiring as to the cause of her distress, she stated that she had had a strange sight that very evening. 🔊
  • 12. By enquiring at a shop, I obtained the address of a Mr Sidney, to whom I immediately repaired. 🔊
  • 13. He remained with her about an hour, then after enquiring if he could be of any service to her, he took his leave. 🔊
  • 14. His devotions concluded, he takes an early opportunity of visiting his friends and enquiring how they have passed the previous day. 🔊
  • 15. For we are not now searching out the regions of heaven, or measuring the distances of the stars, or enquiring the balancings of the earth. 🔊
  • 16. I hope then, learned sir, as you have been curious in enquiring into my secrets, you will be so much a cavalier as to conceal them. 🔊
  • 17. Without enquiring into the motives which induced you to raise me, I owe you my grateful thanks for having done so. 🔊
  • 18. They slipped in at the last moment, rather red and out of breath, and seemingly anxious to avoid the enquiring eyes of the others. 🔊
  • 19. He had been asking me about my watch, and enquiring whether such dangerous inventions were tolerated in the country from which I came. 🔊
  • 20. The big man paused and turned an enquiring eye upon Hal, whom he could dimly perceive in the darkness. 🔊
  • 21. On enquiring the cause from Toko, he told us that news had been brought that an immense herd of elephants was approaching the plantations. 🔊
  • 22. From out the general hum he heard a boy's shrill voice enquiring the whereabouts of his mate, and the mate's reply was heard in the distance. 🔊
  • 23. They told me they were going on board the ship with something for me; and, on my enquiring of them for Otoo, was told he was then at the tents. 🔊
  • 24. I would have asked the nature of his request, but a rising in my throat threatened to betray me, and I only ventured an enquiring look. 🔊
  • 25. But because Thou art not extreme in enquiring after sins, we confidently hope to find some place with Thee. 🔊
  • 26. He continued to murmur these short, jerky sentences almost inaudibly, avoiding the while to meet the enquiring and puzzled gaze of the Englishman. 🔊
  • 27. His eyes sought mine, but I am sure they found only an enquiring turn of mind in them, for I could not imagine where the sentiment was in evidence. 🔊
  • 28. After enquiring as to the geographical position of the Waldensian valleys, the next most frequent questions which arise are: Who are the Waldenses? 🔊
  • 29. I have been enquiring into the truth of the story you heard, and I find that it was spread by a wretched old mad woman whom the people about here take to be a witch. 🔊