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verb [transitive] query pronunciation in British English /ˈkwɪəri/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyquery
he/she/itqueries
present participlequerying
past tensequeried
past participlequeried

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  1. 1
    to ask a question about something because you have doubts about it
    It is not for us to query his decisions.
    query whether: We queried whether the job had been done properly.
  2. 2
    to ask something
    ‘Who would do such a thing?’ he queried.

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