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noun ques·tion·naire \ˌkwes-chə-ˈner, ˌkwesh-\

Definition of questionnaire

  1. 1 :  a set of questions for obtaining statistically useful or personal information from individuals

  2. 2 :  a written or printed questionnaire often with spaces for answers

  3. 3 :  a survey made by the use of a questionnaire

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Origin and Etymology of questionnaire

French, from questionner to question, from Middle French, from question, noun

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QUESTIONNAIRE Defined for English Language Learners

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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

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noun ques·tion·naire \ˌkwes-chə-ˈner\

Definition of questionnaire for Students

  1. :  a set of questions to be asked of a number of people usually in order to gather information or opinions



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