throw/bring into question

idiom

: to cause doubts about (something)
The fact that he plagiarized throws/brings into question the authenticity of his earlier writings.

Examples of throw/bring into question in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The reporting and response afterward bring into question whether that still matters. Bill Goodykoontz, The Arizona Republic, 5 July 2024 While this might seem like just a bunch of legal paperwork, doing so would be an affront to crypto industry insiders and idealists, and throw into question the status of thousands of cryptocurrencies. Forbes Daily, Forbes, 1 Mar. 2024 The kayaker's pictures, which were first reported by WMC-TV in Memphis, bring into question just how long the crack had been visible in the bridge's structure. CBS News, 20 May 2021 Except that such cars inevitably require recommissioning or massive restorative efforts, and are rarely without cosmetic issues that can be so distracting as to bring into question the value of their originality altogether. Robert Ross, Robb Report, 30 Jan. 2024 The court has been willing to limit agency power in recent years, for example, but it’s been careful to do so in a way that doesn’t throw into question decades of agency actions, says Professor Adler. Henry Gass, The Christian Science Monitor, 5 Oct. 2023 Over the two days, Brewster repeatedly tried to establish Churchill Downs as an agent of the state of Kentucky, rather than a private company, trying to bring into question whether Churchill had the ability to suspend Baffert without due process. Jason Frakes, The Courier-Journal, 3 Feb. 2023 The potential delay is the latest in a string of industry setbacks that bring into question whether enough projects will get built in the Atlantic to fulfill Biden’s strategy to bring clean energy to East Coast cities. Josh Saul, Bloomberg.com, 27 Dec. 2022 While the benefits are clear for seniors, the findings throw into question whether taking the drug is worth it for people under 65. Alice Park, Time, 24 Aug. 2022

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“Throw/bring into question.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/throw%2Fbring%20into%20question. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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