Synonyms of question in English:

question


See definition of question

noun

1‘you didn't answer my question’

SYNONYMS

enquiry, query

interrogation, examination

British informal quiz, quizzing

ANTONYMS

answer, response

2‘there is no question that he is ill’

SYNONYMS

doubt, dispute, argument, debate, uncertainty, dubiousness, controversy, reservation

rare dubiety

ANTONYMS

certainty

3‘it is a question of trust’

SYNONYMS

issue, matter, business, problem, point at issue, point, concern, subject, topic, theme, item, case, proposal, proposition, debate, argument, dispute, bone of contention, controversy


verb

1‘the magistrate may question the suspect and other witnesses’

SYNONYMS

interrogate, ask questions of, put questions to, cross-examine, cross-question, quiz, probe, canvass, catechize, interview, debrief, sound out, examine, give the third degree to

informal grill, pump

2‘she should question his motives’

SYNONYMS

query, call in question, call into question, doubt, entertain doubts about, raise doubts about, throw doubt on, express suspicions about, harbour suspicions about, have suspicions about, suspect, feel uneasy about, express reservations about, harbour reservations about, have reservations about, challenge, dispute, cast aspersions on, object to, raise objections to


Phrases

    beyond question

      1‘her loyalty is really beyond question’

      SYNONYMS

      undoubted, beyond doubt, without doubt, certain, indubitable, indisputable, irrefutable, incontestable, incontrovertible, unquestionable, undeniable, unmistakable, clear, patent, manifest, obvious, palpable

      ANTONYMS

      in doubt

      2‘the results demonstrated beyond question that gas accumulated in some quantity’

      SYNONYMS

      indisputably, irrefutably, incontestably, incontrovertibly, unquestionably, undeniably, undoubtedly, beyond doubt, without doubt, certainly, indubitably, unmistakably, clearly, patently, manifestly, obviously, palpably

    in question

      ‘the matter in question’

      SYNONYMS

      at issue, being discussed, under discussion, under consideration, on the agenda, for debate, to be discussed, to be decided

    out of the question

      ‘going back to the railway station was out of the question’

      SYNONYMS

      impossible, beyond the bounds of possibility, impracticable, unattainable, unachievable, not feasible, not worth considering, unworkable, unobtainable, inconceivable, unthinkable, unimaginable, unrealizable, unsuitable

      beyond one, hopeless, absurd, ridiculous, preposterous, outrageous, ludicrous, beyond the realm of reason

      informal

      not on