Definition of inquiringly in US English:

inquiringly

(British enquiringly)

adverb

  • See inquiring

    • ‘Susan looked up at him enquiringly, but said nothing.’
    • ‘She turned to Ian enquiringly, as the boy scrabbled frantically on the floor looking for coins.’
    • ‘But Bernie saw me staring, and looked enquiringly over at me.’
    • ‘Tash looked up enquiringly at her. ‘What do you mean?’’
    • ‘He looked around enquiringly and saw my book sitting on the table.’

Pronunciation

inquiringly

/inˈkwī(ə)riNGlē//ɪnˈkwaɪ(ə)rɪŋli/