Synonyms of question in English:

question


See definition of question

noun

1‘you didn't answer my question’

SYNONYMS
inquiry, 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

    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

    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