Definition of leading question
: a question asked in a way that is intended to produce a desired answer asking witnesses leading questions.
Word by Word Definitions
: coming or ranking first : foremost
: exercising leadership
: providing direction or guidance
: an interrogative expression often used to test knowledge
: an interrogative sentence or clause
: a subject or aspect in dispute or open for discussion : issue
: to ask a question of or about
: to interrogate intensively : cross-examine
: doubt, dispute
see question 1
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