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queries

noun
plural of query

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a feeling or attitude that one does not know the truth, truthfulness, or trustworthiness of someone or something
  • readers will likely have a query or two about some of the more remarkable episodes in the memoir

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2 an act or instance of asking for information
  • please respond to my query at your earliest convenience

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queries

verb
present tense third-person singular of query

Synonyms & Antonyms of queries (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to demand proof of the truth or rightness of
  • it seems odd that someone would want two stoves, so you'd better query that order

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2 to put a question or questions to
  • queried the professor about the assignment

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3 to put a series of questions to
  • once the statement was given, the press secretary allowed reporters to query the President

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“Queries.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/queries. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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