Definition of Question


  • 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
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Word games points for the Question

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Unscramble question

211 unscramble word found using the letters question.

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