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Question

Meanings and phrases

question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an instance of questioning; inquiry; enquiry; query; interrogation
  2. the subject matter at issue; head
  3. a sentence of inquiry that asks for a reply; interrogation; interrogative; interrogative sentence
  4. uncertainty about the truth or factuality or existence of something; doubt; dubiousness; doubtfulness
  5. a formal proposal for action made to a deliberative assembly for discussion and vote; motion
  6. an informal reference to a marriage proposal

question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. challenge the accuracy, probity, or propriety of; oppugn; call into question
  2. pose a series of questions to; interrogate
  3. pose a question; query
  4. conduct an interview in television, newspaper, and radio reporting; interview
  5. place in doubt or express doubtful speculation; wonder

call into question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. challenge the accuracy, probity, or propriety of; question; oppugn

calling into question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a challenge to defend what someone has said; demand for explanation
E.g.
  • Yet, Nero did not marry Poppaea until 62, calling into question this motive.
  • "Freedom" reviewer Tom Jennings dissented, calling into question the theoretical coherence of the book.
  • investigative reports have started calling into question whether the modern-day slot-machine is addictive.

cross question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. question closely, or question a witness that has already been questioned by the opposing side; cross examine

in question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. open to doubt or suspicion; - Karen Horney; doubtful; dubious; dubitable

leading question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a question phrased in such a way as to suggest the desired answer; a lawyer may ask leading questions on cross-examination

out of the question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. totally unlikely; impossible; inconceivable; unimaginable

pop the question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. ask (someone) to marry you; propose; declare oneself; offer

previous question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a motion calling for an immediate vote on the main question under discussion by a deliberative assembly

question mark

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a punctuation mark (?) placed at the end of a sentence to indicate a question; interrogation point
E.g.
  • The default prompt for codice_11 is a question mark.
  • Marco's name is a pun, a reference to the question mark.
  • - with the exclamation mark exchanged for a question mark.

question master

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the host or chairman of a radio or tv quiz show or panel game; quizmaster

question of fact

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a disputed factual contention that is generally left for a jury to decide; matter of fact

question of law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a disputed legal contention that is generally left for a judge to decide; matter of law

question sheet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a written examination; test paper; examination paper; exam paper

question time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a period during a parliamentary session when members of British Parliament may ask questions of the ministers

rhetorical question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a statement that is formulated as a question but that is not supposed to be answered

yes-no question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a question that can be answered by yes or no

question of whether

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • That left the major question of whether to approve it or not."
  • It is not a question of whether he would go to another producer.
  • The question of whether actual rates have increased is unresolved.

answer the question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Kimmarie did not answer the question in the finals.
  • Its purpose is to answer the question "How".
  • For example, one would answer the question, "Tens fome?"

question whether

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Did you question whether people like me were crisis actors?"
  • I would question whether there's much of a line to be crossed.
  • "To the question whether Capt.

called into question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Therefore, that date has to be called into question.
  • The issue of AIM's security was called into question.
  • His very sanity had been called into question.

no question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The law has to be removed, there is no question."
  • There is no question of their trans- status.
  • He's a heck of a back, no question about it.

question of how

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There is a question of how much cultural impact these media texts have gained.
  • "), this brings up the question of how paintings were signed to show ownership.
  • The Funds of Progress Lippmann addresses the question of how increased social programs can be paid for.

question and answer

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This book was essentially an email question and answer interview.
  • Every year, the convention included a question and answer session.
  • This book has been compiled in the form of question and answer explanations.

answered this question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In "Lockhart v. Nelson", the Court answered this question.
  • Out of a total of 316 households that answered this question, 32.6% were households made up of just one person and 4 were adults who lived with their parents.
  • Out of a total of 943 households that answered this question, 23.5% were households made up of just one person and 19 were adults who lived with their parents.

without question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Most writers have since accepted Sergeant Kelly's claim without question.
  • This official name becomes accepted by society and future generations without question.
  • Washington was born into a world that largely used slavery and accepted the practice without question.

question of what

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This left the question of what happened with Enya.
  • A central question in the study of concepts is the question of what they "are".
  • It's a question of what fits the songs and I think the backings are appropriate".

open question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This would always be an open question.
  • Whether this theory should be background-independent is an open question.
  • There is still open question regarding if it is a member of the Local Group.

first question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On the first question, studies are mixed.
  • Far from failing at the first question, Wheeler won £32,000.
  • The first question is worth $2,000 and the second is worth $4,000.

began to question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the 1970s, historians began to question the authenticity of Wirt's reconstruction.
  • After the Black Death, many Europeans began to question the authority of the established Church.
  • However, in February 1833 he began to question the Calvinistic teaching, and left in November 1833.

each question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After each question, the Spin Star spins the reel affected by it.
  • With almost each question an experiment is held to figure out the answer.
  • There was also a mechanism through which the learner could respond to each question.

raised the question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This raised the question of what would happen if he were to produce first a daughter and then a son.
  • The modern activity of battle reenactments has raised the question of women passing as male soldiers.
  • This controversy has raised the question of how much private donors should have a say in publicly funded healthcare.

raises the question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This then raises the question of why the battle occurred when it did.
  • After this list, he raises the question of musical innovation of Italian composers.
  • This raises the question of the authenticity of a story dating back several decades.

same question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, when the same question was posed to Li Xin, he requested only 200,000 men.
  • One might as well ask the same question of the author, in jest or in all seriousness.
  • Thomas Scurr asked the same question again in 1814 in the "Gentlemen's Diary or Mathematical Repository".

answers the question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The series answers the question, "can exes be friends?".
  • The film answers the question, is there a difference between Republicans and Democrats?
  • The team answers the question and score the corresponding number of points if they answer correctly.

question is whether

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The question is whether the passage can be considered an international strait or not.
  • The key question is whether Linnaeus's type was a South African plant or a South American plant.
  • The question is whether there's enough time left to truly take advantage of this status quo upheaval."

begins to question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Due to this incident, Davey begins to question his violent lifestyle.
  • Li'l Bit begins to question the appropriateness of her relationship with her Uncle.
  • Frank begins to question his sexuality when he realizes that he has a crush on Jamie.

question of why

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There's always gonna be that question of why."
  • This then raises the question of why the battle occurred when it did.
  • "Of Tragedy" addresses the question of why humans enjoy tragic drama.

final question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • No one in the show answered the final question incorrectly.
  • The Mariachis appeared to play TV themes in a mariachi style for the final question.
  • Helping Jimmy with the final question were some real penguins and an animatronic polar bear.

question asked

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The question asked at the beginning is not "What is law?"
  • Style question asked by Sam.
  • The question asked was "MuggleNet.com is a website dedicated to what fictional character?"

important question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Chignell's definition brings out an important question.
  • Even in Cross, it was intentionally made so that the most important question was left unanswered."
  • An important question for the NATO mission after 2014 was what level of the Afghan military hierarchy they would advise.

not question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He does not question anything whatsoever; he calmly accepts the world as it is.
  • When children are being taught the beliefs of their culture, they cannot question them.
  • Musial noted that Grabowksi did not question statements from Jewish witnesses, but did take issue with those made by Poles.

answer a question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The contestant had to answer a question based on the chosen topic.
  • In the "Preference Round," the object was for each member of the team to guess how his/her spouse would answer a question.
  • There would be a board of general topics and both teams would try to answer a question to determine who got to pick the topic.

asked the question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Jesus Freak Hideout's Ryan Barbee asked the question, "so how did The Museum do with this new release?
  • Additionally, Francesco asked the question, "So does The Museum succeed in defining themselves with this release?
  • Voters were asked the question "Shall there be a constitutional convention to propose amendments to the Constitution?"

question was whether

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The only question was whether or not it went back further to Saxony."
  • The question was whether Urdiales should be punished with the death penalty.
  • Sobyeol's next question was whether the plants in the high regions or the low regions grew better.

brought into question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Schwarzenegger's official height of has been brought into question by several articles.
  • If the attack connects, the weapon damage and the target's armor are brought into question to calculate the amount of damage done.
  • In his sophomore year with Northern Arizona University, one of his lungs collapsed, and Estrada's career was brought into question.

second question

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This shows that the second question has a negative answer.
  • The second question, "how is operant behavior controlled?"
  • The test subject, Leon, shoots Holden on the second question.
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