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Definition of Query


  1. A question; an inquiry to be answered or solved.
  2. A question in the mind; a doubt; as, I have a query about his sincerity.
  3. An interrogation point [?] as the sign of a question or a doubt.
  4. To ask questions; to make inquiry.
  5. To have a doubt; as, I query if he is right.
  6. To put questions about; to elicit by questioning; to inquire into; as, to query the items or the amount; to query the motive or the fact.
  7. To address questions to; to examine by questions.
  8. To doubt of; to regard with incredulity.
  9. To write " query" (qu., qy., or ?) against, as a doubtful spelling, or sense, in a proof. See Quaere.