inquire for

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inquire for (one)

To request to see or speak to one. If anyone calls inquiring for Anne, just tell them she's in a meeting.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

inquire for someone

to ask to see someone. Mr. Franklin, there is a man out here inquiring for you. What shall I tell him? Who is inquiring for me?
See also: for, inquire
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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