inquisitively inquisitively

Definition(s):

  • (adv) with curiosity

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. But those platitudes were forgotten by recess, when a posse of older kids began picking on Marino for looking a little too inquisitively at their circle of activity.
  2. In two glass cases at the entrance, the stuffed bodies of Belka and Strelka, the first dogs to return to Earth alive after a space flight, sit with their heads cocked inquisitively.
  3. But those platitudes were forgotten by recess, when a posse of older kids began picking on Marino for looking a little too inquisitively at their circle of activity.

News

  • "Priceless"

    Submitted by Simon Black of Sovereign Man Priceless Two bright white eyes looked at me inquisitively through the small hatch in the nondescript metal door. I quickly glanced around the dark, empty streets of the Palermo district in Buenos Aires and whispered the password. The door clanked open, revealing a small antechamber and a phone booth. I picked up the receiver and punched in a 4-digit ...
    on April 15, 2014     Source: Zero Hedge

Quotes

  1. "He laughed, first of all," Weis said. "I don't think he's used to people busting his chops too often, to tell you the truth. I thought he looked at me very inquisitively. I think that idea came from him long before I said it. I'd love to...
    on Jul 20, 2009 By: Charlie Weis Source: MLB.com

  2. "Now with the controversies of whether I should have written or not written -- well, why shouldn't I have written? It is more than for myself," Musharraf said. "I thought that because of the world looking at me inquisitively, personally, I...
    on Sep 28, 2006 By: Pervez Musharraf Source: Boston Globe (registration)

  3. "I was on a ladder in front of the club, fixing the awning in place, when I looked down to notice three scruffy dudes in torn jeans and T-shirts looking up at me inquisitively," Mr. Kristal wrote in a history of the club on the CBGB Web site.
    on Aug 30, 2007 By: Hilly Kristal Source: Washington Post

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