Definition of questionnaire
1 : a set of questions for obtaining statistically useful or personal information from individuals
2 : a written or printed questionnaire often with spaces for answers
3 : a survey made by the use of a questionnaire
Recent Examples of questionnaire from the Web
The State Department said that the social media additions to the questionnaire were in accordance with President Trump’s March 6 Memorandum on enhancing the screening and vetting of applicants for visas.
Potential jurors answered questionnaires for the prosecution and defense to review before efforts begin Tuesday to seat a jury in the retrial of former University of Cincinnati officer Ray Tensing.
Jurors filled out questionnaires, with court resuming Wednesday for attorneys to begin the selection process.
Save some stamps: Potential jurors in Texas receive a jury summons — and often a questionnaire as well in the mail.
To apply, interested applicants must fill out a questionnaire, which can be found on the District 225 website, and send it to the board with a resume, Riggle said.
The litmus test of drug efficacy in antidepressant trials is a questionnaire called the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale.
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Origin and Etymology of questionnaire
French, from questionner to question, from Middle French, from question, noun
First Known Use: 1890
QUESTIONNAIRE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of questionnaire for English Language Learners
: a written set of questions that are given to people in order to collect facts or opinions about something
QUESTIONNAIRE Defined for Kids
Definition of questionnaire for Students
: a set of questions to be asked of a number of people usually in order to gather information or opinions
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