Definition of questions

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • questions is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 18
  • questions is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 18
  • questions is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 20

Definition of questions


  • uncertainty about the truth or factuality or existence of something (noun)

    Examples

    1. there is no question about the validity of the enterprise

    Synonyms

    1. doubt
    2. doubtfulness
    3. dubiousness
  • a sentence of inquiry that asks for a reply (noun)

    Examples

    1. he asked a direct question

    Synonyms

    1. interrogation
    2. interrogative
    3. interrogative sentence
  • challenge the accuracy, probity, or propriety of (verb)

    Examples

    1. We must question your judgment in this matter

    Synonyms

    1. call into question
    2. oppugn
  • pose a series of questions to (verb)

    Examples

    1. The suspect was questioned by the police
    2. We questioned the survivor about the details of the explosion

    Synonyms

    1. interrogate
  • a formal proposal for action made to a deliberative assembly for discussion and vote (noun)

    Examples

    1. she called for the question

    Synonyms

    1. motion
  • conduct an interview in television, newspaper, and radio reporting (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. interview
  • the subject matter at issue (noun)

    Examples

    1. the question of disease merits serious discussion

    Synonyms

    1. head
  • an instance of questioning (noun)

    Examples

    1. there was a question about my training

    Synonyms

    1. enquiry
    2. inquiry
    3. interrogation
    4. query
  • place in doubt or express doubtful speculation (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. wonder
  • pose a question (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. query
  • an informal reference to a marriage proposal (noun)

    Examples

    1. he was ready to pop the question

See definition of questions in Merriam Webster

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