inquisitive

adjective

Dialects

Emoji One Apple Twemoji Facebook Messenger Google
Emoji One's face with monocle emoji Apple does not support face with monocle emoji Twemoji's face with monocle emoji Facebook's face with monocle emoji Messenger does not support face with monocle emoji Google's face with monocle emoji
Emoji One's nose emoji Apple's nose emoji Twemoji's nose emoji Facebook's nose emoji Messenger's nose emoji Google's nose emoji

Origin

Late Middle English: from Old French inquisitif, -ive, from late Latin inquisitivus, from the verb inquirere (see enquire).

Pronunciation

  • inquisitive /ɪnˈkwɪzɪtɪv/