Discussion; debate; hence, objection; dispute; doubt; as, the story is true beyond question; he obeyed without question.
Hence, a subject of investigation, examination, or debate; theme of inquiry; matter to be inquired into; as, a delicate or doubtful question.
To doubt of; to be uncertain of; to query.
Any matter on which the Senate is to vote, such as passage of a bill, adoption of an amendment, agreement to a motion, or an appeal.
An informal use of the motion "Previous Question". Both are used to stop debate and force consideration of the main question and all amendments to it.
The topic or resolution of the debate. See resolution.
the subject matter at issue; "the question of disease merits serious discussion"; "under the head of minor Roman poets"
a formal proposal for action made to a deliberative assembly for discussion and vote; "he made a motion to adjourn"; "she called for the question"
challenge the accuracy, probity, or propriety of; "We must question your judgment in this matter"
place in doubt or express doubtful speculation; "I wonder whether this was the right thing to do"; "she wondered whether it would snow tonight"
a kind of query, distinguished by the complexity of the process of determining what it means and how to respond
a name, followed by the query type and the query class
a popular discussion item
When a motion has been made and seconded, and the chair has repeated the motion to those present, it becomes the "question". Following debate, the chair states the question again and puts it to a vote. At this point, if the question is carried, it becomes a resolution.
verb, to make something the subject of discussion or disagreement; "mettere in discussione"