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query

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of query

  1. 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 Synonyms of query distrust, distrustfulness, dubiety, dubitation [archaic], incertitude, misdoubt, misgiving, mistrust, mistrustfulness, doubt, reservation, skepticism, suspicion, uncertaintyWords Related to query disbelief, incredulity, unbelief; anxiety, concern, paranoia, wariness; compunction, niggle [chiefly British], qualm, scruple, tremorNear Antonyms of query credence, faithAntonyms of query assurance, belief, certainty, certitude, confidence, conviction, sureness, surety, trust

  2. 2 an act or instance of asking for information please respond to my query at your earliest convenience Synonyms of query call, inquiry, question, requestWords Related to query interrogatory; poll, questionnaire, survey; inquisition, interrogating, interrogation, questioning; examination, exploration, inquest, investigation, probe, probing, research, studyNear Antonyms of query answer, reply, response


query

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of query

  1. 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 Synonyms of query contest, dispute, impeach, oppugn, challenge, questionWords Related to query doubt, mistrust; kick (about), object (to), protest; combat, fight, oppose, resistNear Antonyms of query back, defend, support; advocate, champion, promote; abide, endure, stomach, tolerateAntonyms of query accept, believe, embrace, swallow

  2. 2 to put a question or questions to queried the professor about the assignment Synonyms of query catechize, grill, inquire (of), interrogate, ask, question, quizWords Related to query besiege, bombard, cross-examine, cross-question, examine, pump; poll, surveyNear Antonyms of query rejoin, retort; comment, observe, remark; avoid, duckAntonyms of query answer, reply, respond

  3. 3 to put a series of questions to once the statement was given, the press secretary allowed reporters to query the President Synonyms of query catechize, grill, interrogate, pump, examine, question, quiz, sweat [slang]Words Related to query debrief; cross-examine, cross-question; annoy, harass, hound, pester; canvass (also canvas), poll



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