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question
Definition:
An interrogatory; something proposed which is to be solved by answer; examination by torture; inquiry; doubt; subject of dispute or debate.

Synonyms:

noun
appeal
adjuration, importunity, solicitation, submission, Imploration, Importunities, Prayers, submissions, solicitations, adjurations.
asking for answer
catechism, examination, inquest, inquiring, inquiry, inquisition, interrogation, interrogatory, investigation, poll, query, questioning, third degree, wringer, q and a.
brain-teaser
riddle.
business
beeswax, Hanky Panky, functions, goings-on.
communication
head, question.
controversy, doubt
argument, challenge, confusion, contention, debate, demur, demurral, difficulty, dispute, dubiety, enigma, misgiving, mystery, objection, problem, protest, puzzle, remonstrance, uncertainty, Remonstration.
doubt
doubtfulness, dubiousness.
issue, point at issue
discussion, motion, point, proposal, proposition, subject, theme, topic.
protest
big stink, formal complaint.
question
call into question, contemplation, doubt, doubtfulness, dubiousness, enquiry, examination, exploration, head, inquest, inquiry, interpellation, interrogate, interrogation, interrogative, interrogative sentence, interview, motion, oppugn, query.
request
appeal, bid, demand, desire, entreaty, inquiry, invitation, petition, plea, probe, query, request, requisition, solicitation, summons, urge, want, wish.
topic
argument, assertion, assumption, axiom, basis, belief, concept, conjecture, consideration, contention, dissertation, essay, exposition, hypothesis, idea, inference, issue, matter, motif, opinion, paradigm, point, position, postulation, premise, presumption, principle, problem, statement, subject, text, theme, theorem, thesis, topic.
verb
ask for answer
catechize, enquire, examine, go over, grill, inquire, interrogate, interview, investigate, knock, petition, probe, pry, pump, quest, quiz, roast, search, seek, solicit, sound out, work over, HIT, hold out for, hit up, give the third degree, ask about, make inquiry, pick one's brains, put through the wringer, put to the question, raise question, show curiosity, sweat it out of, cross-examine.
criticize
impeach.
disapprove
object to.
doubt
call into question, controvert, disbelieve, distrust, doubt, hesitate, impeach, impugn, mistrust, oppose, puzzle over, suspect, suspicion, vacillate, waver, wonder, cast doubt upon, wonder about.
question
ask, canvass, catechize, challenge, contemplate, debate, delve, dispute, examine, explore, interpolate, interrogate, investigate, poll, quiz, survey.
request
inquire, invite, plead, seek, solicit, summon.
Examples of usage:
  1. The question is, Where does he go? – Love's Final Victory by Horatio
  2. What was the question? – Opportunities by Susan Warner
  3. There is no question here. – The Project Gutenberg Plays of John Galsworthy, Complete by John Galsworthy
  4. May I ask what right you have to question me? – Drift from Two Shores by Bret Harte
  5. The same question was then put to Babington. – Unknown to History A Story of the Captivity of Mary of Scotland by Charlotte M. Yonge

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