an informal reference to a marriage proposal
"he was ready to pop the question"
a formal proposal for action made to a deliberative assembly for discussion and vote
"he made a motion to adjourn"
"she called for the question"
uncertainty about the truth or factuality or existence of something
"the dubiousness of his claim"
"there is no question about the validity of the enterprise"
a sentence of inquiry that asks for a reply
"he asked a direct question"
"he had trouble phrasing his interrogations"
- interrogative sentence
the subject matter at issue
"the question of disease merits serious discussion"
"under the head of minor Roman poets"
an instance of questioning
"there was a question about my training"
"we made inquiries of all those who were present"
place in doubt or express doubtful speculation
"I wonder whether this was the right thing to do"
"she wondered whether it would snow tonight"
conduct an interview in television, newspaper, and radio reporting
pose a question
pose a series of questions to
"The suspect was questioned by the police"
"We questioned the survivor about the details of the explosion"
challenge the accuracy, probity, or propriety of
"We must question your judgment in this matter"
- call into question