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query

noun [C] uk   /ˈkwɪə.ri/ us    /ˈkwɪr.i/
B2 a question, often expressing doubt about something or looking for an answer from an authority: If you have any queries about your treatment, the doctor will answer them.
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verb [T] uk   /ˈkwɪə.ri/ us    /ˈkwɪr.i/
to ask questions, especially in order to check if something is true: A few students have queried their marks. [+ question word] She queried whether three months was long enough. [+ speech] "Any chance of a cup of tea?" he queried hopefully.
Translations of “query”
in Korean 질문, 문의…
in Arabic اِسْتِفْسار…
in French question, point d’interrogation…
in Turkish soru, sual…
in Italian domanda, quesito…
in Chinese (Traditional) 疑問,問題…
in Russian вопрос…
in Polish zapytanie…
in Spanish pregunta, signo de interrogación…
in Portuguese dúvida, pergunta…
in German die Frage, das Fragezeichen…
in Catalan pregunta, dubte…
in Japanese 質問, 問い合わせ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 疑问,问题…
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