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Noun
An act of questioning someone, especially interrogatively
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“The defendant was taken to an interrogation room and subjected to intense questioning by four agents.”
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Doubt about the truth or verisimilitude of something
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The characteristic of being snoopy
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The state or quality of being confused or puzzled
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A reason or set of reasons given in support of an idea, action or theory
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Unwillingness to do something
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The expression and exchange of individual ideas through talking with other people
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The act of conducting a test
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The devotion of time and attention to gaining knowledge of an academic subject
Adjective
Characterized by questions or (skeptical) inquisitiveness
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“His mother socialized him with a contrarian worldview, a rejection of organized religion, and a questioning nature.”
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Criticizing or attacking cherished beliefs or institutions
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Quick to notice or perceive things
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Displaying, or characterized by, jealousy or a lack of trust
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Reluctant to proceed due to doubts or uncertainty
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Verb
Present participle for to question or quiz, especially in a thorough or investigative manner
“Police were eager to question any potential witnesses to verify Justin's claim that he was viciously attacked.”
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Present participle for to express uncertainty
“After a series of bungles, Stephanie would eventually question Mike's skill as a lawyer.”
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Present participle for to consider or give serious or careful thought to
“I am beginning to question the real meaning of life.”
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