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enquire 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
  1. ask: inquire about; "I asked about their special today"; "He had to ask directions several times"
  2. investigate: conduct an inquiry or investigation of; "The district attorney's office investigated reports of possible irregularities"; "inquire into the disappearance of the rich old lady"
  3. wonder: have a wish or desire to know something; "He wondered who had built this beautiful church"
  4. (enquiry) question: an instance of questioning; "there was a question about my training"; "we made inquiries of all those who were present"
  5. (enquiry) inquiry: a search for knowledge; "their pottery deserves more research than it has received"
  6. (enquiry) inquiry: a systematic investigation of a matter of public interest
  7. ENQUIRE was an early software project written in 1980 by Tim Berners-Lee at CERN, which was the predecessor to the World Wide Web in 1989.
  8. (Enquiry) An inquiry is any process that has the aim of augmenting knowledge, resolving doubt, or solving a problem. A theory of inquiry is an account of the various types of inquiry and a treatment of the ways that each type of inquiry achieves its aim.
  9. (Enquiry (computer communications)) In computer communications, enquiry is a transmission-control character that requests a response from the receiving station with which a connection has been set up. ...
  10. To ask (about something); To make an enquiry
  11. (enquiring) Action of the verb to enquire; Curious, inquisitive or investigative
  12. (enquiry) Seeking information. Inquiry is for big public inquiries.
  13. (Enquiry) A request that comes from a customer. For example a brochure request, a tailor- made tour request, a “contact me” request etc. They can be assigned to individual Staff users for processing
  14. (Enquiry) Document issued by a party interested in the purchase of goods specified therein and indicating particular, desirable conditions regarding delivery terms, etc., addressed to a prospective supplier with a view to obtaining an offer.
  15. (Enquiry) May be held by racecourse Stewards if any incident has occurred in the race and may affect the result which is duly announced following the 'Steward's Enquiry'.
  16. (enquiry) HMRC uses this term to denote when it is looking into - making an enquiry into - your Corporation Tax affairs; see notice of enquiry
  17. (enquiry) sorry , will be after CNY . cos the shipping on holidays already .
  18. A 1980 program, named after the Victorian book Enquire Within upon Everything.