Definition of questioningly in US English:



  • See question

    • ‘Instinctively I pulled back away from him, and he looked up into my eyes questioningly.’
    • ‘She didn't look back at him, though she knew he was watching her questioningly.’
    • ‘At the door I look back at him and he responds by raising his eyebrows questioningly at me.’
    • ‘He moved over and stood next to the bench, looking at me questioningly, as if to ask my permission to sit down.’
    • ‘After a few more uptempo hits Joe turned questioningly to one of his musicians, shrugging slightly.’