interrogation point
noun Date: circa 1864 question mark 2

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  • interrogation point — Interrogation In*ter ro*ga tion, n. [L. interrogatio: cf. F. interrogation.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act or process of interrogating or questioning; examination by questions; an instance of interrogating; inquiry. [1913 Webster] 2. A question put;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • interrogation point — noun A question mark. He was conscious that Flamel was looking at him with the smile that was like an interrogation point. Syn: interrogation mark …   Wiktionary

  • interrogation point. — See question mark. Also called interrogation mark. [1590 1600] * * * …   Universalium

  • interrogation point — (also interrogation mark) noun another term for question mark …   English new terms dictionary

  • interrogation point. — See question mark. Also called interrogation mark. [1590 1600] …   Useful english dictionary

  • interrogation point — interroga′tion point n. question mark …   From formal English to slang

  • interrogation point — noun a punctuation mark (?) placed at the end of a sentence to indicate a question • Syn: ↑question mark • Hypernyms: ↑punctuation, ↑punctuation mark …   Useful english dictionary

  • Point d’interrogation — Point d interrogation ¿ ? Ponctuation Accolades ( { } ) · Parenthèses ( ( ) )  Chevrons ( < > ) · Crochets ( [ ] )  Guillemets ( « » ou… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Point dironie — Point d ironie  Pour l’article homonyme, voir Point d ironie (art contemporain).  ؟ Ponctuation Accolades ( { } ) · Parenthèses ( ( ) )  Chevrons (& …   Wikipédia en Français

  • point — 1. (poin ; le t se lie : un poin t important ; au pluriel, l s se lie : des points z importants) s. m. 1°   Douleur qui point, qui pique. 2°   Piqûre que l on fait dans l étoffe avec une aiguille enfilée d un fil. 3°   Nom donné à certains… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

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