inquisitiveness inquisitiveness

Definition(s):

  • (n) a state of active curiosity

Usage(s):

  1. It was to frustrate competitive inquisitiveness that they hooded their motor.
  2. Eichelberger's restless inquisitiveness had landed him in many a tight spot.
  3. It was to frustrate competitive inquisitiveness that they hooded their motor.

News

  • This Is How America Gets Educated On Syria

    One can't accuse America of being undereducated. Oh wait, one can. But at least it is doing everything in its power to catch up to whatever propaganda du jour is blasting on the teevee on any given day. After all: what's the point of a false flag if nobody even knows where the damn place is. Then again, while we salute America's boundless curiosity, inquisitiveness and intellect, let's put it in ...
    on August 29, 2013     Source: Zero Hedge

Quotes

  1. "Like any good artist, AR is not a traditionalist, he's a revolutionary. He uses all the revolutionary things that come from all over the world in his stuff ...... hip-hop beats, electronics .......... and there's an incredible inquisitiveness and...
    on Feb 17, 2009 By: Hans Zimmer Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "One of the hallmarks of the team I think is this sense of looking to be wrong," said Ive at Radical Craft. "It's the inquisitiveness, the sense of exploration. It's about being excited to be wrong because then you've discovered something...
    on Sep 15, 2006 By: Jonathan Ive Source: BusinessWeek

  3. "It strikes me today as an indication of his lack of inquisitiveness and his detrimental resistance to reflection," McClellan wrote, "something his advisers needed to compensate for better than they did."
    on May 27, 2008 By: Scott McClellan Source: Atlanta Journal Constitution

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