inquire about (someone or something)

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inquire about (someone or something)

To ask or try to learn more about someone or something. Mother, if Gerald inquires about you, what should I tell him? I'm inquiring about that bill right now.
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inquire about someone or something

to ask about someone or something. I inquired about Tom and was told that he doesn't live here anymore. You will have to inquire about that at the front desk.
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inquire about

v.
To seek information about something or someone: I went to the store and inquired about available jobs.
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"It's a really aggressive market in January and it makes it very difficult because whenever you inquire about somebody you are one of five looking at the player.