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Meaning of INQUIRER

Pronunciation:  `inkw'Irur

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  someone who asks a question

INQUIRER is a 8 letter word that starts with I.


 Synonyms: asker, enquirer, querier, questioner
 See Also: canvasser, cross-examiner, cross-questioner, examiner, headcounter, inquisitor, interrogator, interviewer, poll taker, pollster, quizzer, speaker, talker, tester, utterer, verbaliser, verbalizer



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\In*quir"er\, n. [Written also enquirer.]
One who inquires or examines; questioner; investigator.

      Expert inquirers after truth.            --Cowper.

Thesaurus Terms
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