Definition of "questioningly" []

  • Proceeding from or characterized by a feeling of doubt or uncertainty (adjective)
  • Enthusiastic or eager for philosophical or other investigations; intellectually stimulated (adjective)
  • In a questioning manner. (adverb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "questioningly" in a sentence
  • "He said her name questioningly and her pulse quickened."
  • "People began to look at each other questioningly, meaningly, and dark remarks passed between them, for they knew that a bad harvest means, somehow, a bad king, and, although this belief can be combated, it is too firmly rooted in wisdom to be dismissed."
  • "He drew back and looked down at her questioningly."
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