definition of ? by The Free Dictionary

otazník

spørgsmålstegn

؟

kysymysmerkki

upitnik

kérdőjel

spurningarmerki

疑問符

의문부호

klaustukas

vprašaj

upitnikупитник

frågetecken

เครื่องหมายคำถาม

؟

dấu chấm hỏi

Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

question

(ˈkwestʃən) noun

1. something which is said, written etc which asks for an answer from someone. The question is, do we really need a computer?
2. a problem or matter for discussion. There is the question of how much to pay him.
3. a single problem in a test or examination. We had to answer four questions in three hours.
4. criticism; doubt; discussion. He is, without question, the best man for the job.
5. a suggestion or possibility. There is no question of our dismissing him.

verb

1. to ask (a person) questions. I’ll question him about what he was doing last night.
2. to regard as doubtful. He questioned her right to use the money.

ˈquestionable adjective

2. probably not true, honest, respectable. questionable behaviour.

ˈquestionably adverb

ˈquestionableness noun

question mark a mark (?) ˈquestion-master noun

a person who asks the questions in eg a quiz.

ˌquestionˈnaire (-ˈneə) noun

a written list of questions to be answered by a large number of people to provide information for a survey or report.

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. It is quite out of the question for you to go out tonight.

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

question mark

عَلامَةُ إِسْتِفْهَام otazník spørgsmålstegn Fragezeichen ερωτηματικό signo de interrogación kysymysmerkki point d’interrogation upitnik punto interrogativo 疑問符 의문부호 vraagteken spørsmålstegn znak zapytania ponto de interrogação вопросительный знак frågetecken เครื่องหมายคำถาม soru işareti dấu chấm hỏi 问号

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