inquisite

verb
in·​quis·​ite | \ ə̇nˈkwizə̇t \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of inquisite

1 : to subject to inquisition; inquire into : investigate, question people can stand only a short amount of inquisiting— G. P. Wilson
2 obsolete : inquisition

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History and Etymology for inquisite

Latin inquisitus, past participle of inquirere to inquire

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“Inquisite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/inquisite. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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