Definition for Question (-s)

question (-s), n. [OFr < L. quærěre, ask, inquire.] (webplay: answer, dead, judicial).

  1. Quest; purpose; mission; [fig.] missile; epistle; message; poem; verse; [fig.] request; petition; prayer; [metaphor] dove; bird sent by Noah from the ark to discover the existence of dry land (see Genesis 8:8-12).
  2. Inquiry; query; search for knowledge; act of asking.
  3. Curiosity; inquisitiveness; desire to know an answer.
  4. Debate; problem.
  5. Doubt; uncertainty; misgiving; reservation.
  6. Subject; issue; topic; point of discussion.

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