Spanish translation of “question”
question noun /ˈkwestʃən/
› something which is said, written etc which asks for an answer from someone
The question is, do we really need a computer? › a problem or matter for discussion
There is the question of how much to pay him. › a single problem in a test or examination
We had to answer four questions in three hours. › criticism; doubt; discussion
He is, without question, the best man for the job. › a suggestion or possibility
There is no question of our dismissing him. questionable adjective › probably not true, honest, respectable
questionable behaviour/behavior. › doubtful; uncertain.
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 ›
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
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?’
in question › being talked about
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.