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  • 21question — (kè stion ; en vers, de trois syllabes) s. f. 1°   Demande à l effet de s informer de quelque chose. •   Il m a fait à l abord cent questions frivoles, MOL. Fâch. I, 1. •   Il sait vous embrasser, prendre part à votre joie, vous faire coup sur… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 22question — ques|tion1 W1S1 [ˈkwestʃən] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(asking for information)¦ 2¦(subject/problem)¦ 3¦(doubt)¦ 4 without question 5 there is no question of something happening/somebody doing something 6 in question 7 be a question of something 8 it s… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 23QUESTION — n. f. Interrogation, demande que l’on fait pour s’informer de quelque chose. Il m’a fait cent questions. Il m’a fait question sur question. Accabler, presser quelqu’un de questions. Qu’avez vous répondu à cette question? C’est une question… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 24question — ques|tion1 [ kwestʃən ] noun *** 1. ) count something that someone asks you when they want information: answer a question: Why won t you answer my question? ask a question: I regretted asking the question as soon as the words were out. rephrase a …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 25question — I n. query 1) to ask (smb.) a question; to ask a question of smb. 2) to address, pose, put a question to smb. 3) to bring up, raise a question 4) to answer, field, reply to, respond to a question (the senator fielded all questions expertly) 5) to …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 26question — [[t]kwe̱stʃ(ə)n[/t]] ♦ questions, questioning, questioned 1) N COUNT: oft N about/on n A question is something that you say or write in order to ask a person about something. They asked a great many questions about England... The President… …

    English dictionary

  • 27question */*/*/ — I UK [ˈkwestʃ(ə)n] / US noun Word forms question : singular question plural questions 1) a) [countable] something that someone asks you when they want information answer a question: Why won t you answer my question? ask a question: I regretted… …

    English dictionary

  • 28Question — For other uses, see Question (disambiguation). For questions about Wikipedia, see Wikipedia:Questions. “ There are these four ways of answering questions. Which four? There are questions that should be answered categorically [straightforwardly… …

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  • 29question — ▪ I. question ques‧tion 1 [ˈkwestʆn] noun [countable] 1. a sentence or phrase that asks for information: • They asked me a lot of questions about my work experience. • Don t hesitate to contact me if you have any questions. 2. a subject or pr …

    Financial and business terms

  • 30question — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 sentence, etc. that asks sth ADJECTIVE ▪ awkward, difficult, embarrassing, hard, tough, tricky ▪ pointed, probing …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 31question — 1 / kwestSFn/ noun (C) 1 ASKING FOR INFORMATION a sentence or phrase that asks for information: ask (sb) a question: They asked me a lot of questions about my work experience. | May I ask a question? | answer a question: Answer three out of five… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 32question*/*/*/ — [ˈkwestʃ(ə)n] noun I 1) [C] something that someone asks you when they want information Why won t you answer my question?[/ex] I wish I hadn t asked that question.[/ex] Does anyone have any questions about the trip?[/ex] 2) [C] something that you… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 33Question! — Infobox Single Name = Question! Caption = Artist = System of a Down from Album = Mezmerize A side = B side = Released = August 2005 Format = Vinyl, CD, Airplay Recorded = The Mansion Laurel Canyon, Los Angeles, California Akademie Mathematique of …

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  • 34question — questioner, n. /kwes cheuhn/, n. 1. a sentence in an interrogative form, addressed to someone in order to get information in reply. 2. a problem for discussion or under discussion; a matter for investigation. 3. a matter of some uncertainty or… …

    Universalium

  • 35question — Synonyms and related words: Chinese puzzle, Parthian shot, Pyrrhonism, absurd, address, affirmation, agonize over, allegation, answer, apostrophe, apprehension, approach, ask, ask a question, ask about, ask questions, assertion, assuredly, at… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 36question — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. problem, subject; query, interrogation; doubt, dispute. See inquiry. v. t. interrogate, examine, cross examine, quiz; dispute, challenge, doubt. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A query] Syn. inquiry, inquiring …

    English dictionary for students

  • 37question — n. & v. n. 1 a sentence worded or expressed so as to seek information. 2 a doubt about or objection to a thing s truth, credibility, advisability, etc. (allowed it without question). b the raising of such doubt etc. 3 a matter to be discussed or… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 38question — /ˈkwɛstʃən / (say kweschuhn) noun 1. a sentence in an interrogative form, addressed to someone in order to elicit information. 2. a problem for discussion or under discussion; a matter for investigation: *But the question is whether core aspects… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 39Question — The Question alias Charles Victor Szasz bzw. Vic Sage[1] (in Deutschland auch als „Das Schemen“ bekannt) ist eine fiktive Figur aus den amerikanischen DC Comics. Question ist einer der mehr philosophisch angelegten Helden. Nach den Ereignissen… …

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  • 40question — questioun, ien f. question. Remetre en question : remettre en question. Seriá question de tot chabir : il serait question de tout liquider. Es fòra question de lo convidar : il est hors de question de l inviter. Li an pausat un molon de questions …

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