question and answer session

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of question and answer session

: a period of time when people can have their questions answered
  • After the speech there will be a question and answer session.

Word by Word Definitions

question play
  1. : an interrogative expression often used to test knowledge

  2. : an interrogative sentence or clause

  3. : a subject or aspect in dispute or open for discussion : issue

  1. : to ask a question of or about

  2. : to interrogate intensively : cross-examine

  3. : doubt, dispute

answer play
  1. : something spoken or written in reply to a question

  2. : a correct response

  3. : a reply to a legal charge or suit : plea

  1. : to speak or write in reply

  2. : to be or make oneself responsible or accountable

  3. : to make amends : atone

session play
  1. : a meeting or series of meetings of a body (such as a court or legislature) for the transaction of business

  2. : a sitting of English justices of peace in execution of the powers conferred by their commissions

  3. : an English court holding such sessions

  1. : employed to perform at recording sessions


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