Definitions for questioner
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word questioner
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a sentence in an interrogative form addressed to someone in order to get information in reply.
a problem for discussion or under discussion; a matter for investigation.
a matter of some uncertainty or difficulty; problem:
It was mainly a question of time.
a subject of dispute or controversy.
a proposal to be debated or voted on, as in a meeting or a deliberative assembly.
the procedure of putting a proposal to vote.
Law. a controversy that is submitted to a judicial tribunal for decision. the interrogation by which information is secured.
the act of asking or inquiring; interrogation; query.
inquiry into or discussion of some problem.
(v.t.)to ask questions of; interrogate.
to ask; inquire.
to make a question of; doubt:
They questioned our sincerity.
to challenge; dispute.
(v.i.)to ask a question.
Idioms for question:
call in or into question, to dispute; challenge. to cast doubt upon; question.
in question, under consideration. in dispute.
out of the question,not to be considered; unthinkable; impossible.
* Usage.: See beg.
Origin of question:
1250–1300; (n.) ME questio(u)n, questiun < MF question < L quaestiō=quaes-, s. of quaerere to ask
inquirer, enquirer, questioner, querier, asker(noun)
someone who asks a question
A person who asks questions, or who conducts an official enquiry
one who asks questions; an inquirer
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