query - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] 

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/ˈkwɪəri/
present tense
I/you/we/theyquery
he/she/itqueries
present participlequerying
past tensequeried
past participlequeried
  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.