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Synonyms for question

in question

Synonyms

  • under discussion
  • at issue
  • under consideration
  • in doubt
  • on the agenda
  • to be discussed
  • for debate
  • open to debate

out of the question

pop the question

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without question

Synonyms for question

a request for data

a situation that presents difficulty, uncertainty, or perplexity

to put a question to (someone)

to be uncertain, disbelieving, or skeptical about

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an instance of questioning

uncertainty about the truth or factuality or existence of something

a formal proposal for action made to a deliberative assembly for discussion and vote

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an informal reference to a marriage proposal

challenge the accuracy, probity, or propriety of

pose a series of questions to

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conduct an interview in television, newspaper, and radio reporting

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In that charmed apartment, the most complicated social questions were cast up, got into exact totals, and finally settled - if those concerned could only have been brought to know it.
If the legal opinion is adverse to your rightful claims, I will promise to answer any questions which you may choose to put to me.
Even if he, too, refused to answer my questions, my position would not be more helpless than it was now.
There must be also someone who is a married woman, and who is married to the particular man in question.
The question of verifiability is in essence this: can we discover any set of beliefs which are never mistaken or any test which, when applicable, will always enable us to discriminate between true and false beliefs?
But although the experience in question is common, it is not wholly easy to give a theoretical account of it.
It would take us too far from our main topic if we were to go into the question what actually occurs when we make this judgment.
In fact, the purely formal question, which has occupied us in this last section, offers no very formidable difficulties.
Many difficult questions arise in connection with knowledge.
Camp's opinion given upon this, after certain questions had been asked and answered, differed from Sir Patrick's opinion, as given at Windygates.
He listened with a patience which was rare with him: he put his questions with a gentleness which was rarer still; and when
If he is being constantly asked about details of things under his overall control, he needs to know the details from his people in order to answer those questions.
Using the guidance of footnote 51 of the release text and Question 17 of the FAQ, we are left to conclude that there are two possible circumstances where the presumption might be overcome.
He will ask a leading question that allows the subject to choose one of two answers, both of which constitute a benchmark admission, but one of which portrays the subject in a bad moral light: Mr.