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Translation of "question" - English-Spanish dictionary

question

noun /ˈkwestʃən/
something which is said, written etc which asks for an answer from someone pregunta The question is, do we really need a computer? a problem or matter for discussion cuestión, problema There is the question of how much to pay him. a single problem in a test or examination pregunta, problema We had to answer four questions in three hours. criticism; doubt; discussion (sin) duda He is, without question, the best man for the job. a suggestion or possibility posibilidad There is no question of our dismissing him. questionable adjective probably not true, honest, respectable dudoso questionable behaviour/behavior. doubtful; uncertain. cuestionable, discutible It is questionable whether he is good enough to win the game. questionably adverb de manera cuestionable/discutible/dudosa The deal was done somewhat questionably. questionableness noun carácter cuestionable/discutible/dudoso question mark noun a mark (?) used in writing to indicate a question. signo de interrogación; interrogante question-master noun a person who asks the questions in eg a quiz. presentador de un concurso questionnaire /-ˈneə/ noun a written list of questions to be answered by a large number of people to provide information for a survey or report cuestionario We were asked to complete a questionnaire. question tag /ˈkwestʃən ˌtæɡ/ noun (linguistics) a phrase such as ‘isn’t it?’ or ‘does he?’ that you can add to the end of a statement to make it a question, for example as in the sentence ‘You’re a solicitor, aren’t you?’ coletilla interrogativa in question being talked about en cuestión The matter in question can be left till next week. out of the question not to be thought of as possible; not to be done imposible; ni hablar It is quite out of the question for you to go out tonight.
(Definition of question from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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