question verb Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “question” - Learner’s Dictionary

question

verb [T]     /ˈkwestʃən/
ASK QUESTIONS
B2 to ask someone questions: Detectives were questioning a boy about the murder. [often passive] Two out of three people questioned in the survey were non-smokers.Questioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning
DOUBT
B2 to show or feel doubt about something: I'm not for a moment questioning your decision. [+ question word] I'm just questioning whether we need the extra staff.Suspecting and questioningQuestioning people and asking questions in generalCuriosity
(Definition of question verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Watching the detectorists
Watching the detectorists
by ,
May 31, 2016
by Colin McIntosh You could be forgiven for thinking that old-fashioned hobbies that don’t involve computers have fallen out of favour. In fact, nothing could be further from the truth. If anything, the internet has made it easier for people with specialist hobbies from different corners of the world to come together to support one another

Read More 

Word of the Day

biodegrade

to decay naturally and in a way that is not harmful

Word of the Day

decision fatigue noun
decision fatigue noun
May 30, 2016
a decreased ability to make decisions as a result of having too many decisions to make Our brains have a finite number of decisions they can make before they get depleted and become less discerning – so this is called decision fatigue.

Read More