inquire after - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive] British formal
present tense
I/you/we/theyinquire after
he/she/itinquires after
present participleinquiring after
past tenseinquired after
past participleinquired after
  1. inquire after someone to ask someone about someone else, especially about how they are or what they are doing

    Rachel’s mother was inquiring after you.

See also main entry: inquire