Part of speech:
Text giving further detail on a subject.
Mystery is defined as something that is a secret, something where there is no clear explanation, something difficult to understand or explain or something unexplainable or unsolvable.
A written or oral question that must be answered under oath and is asked by a party in a lawsuit of another party or of a potential witness prior to trial.
A single copy of a periodical:
The definition of an inquiry is a question or an investigation.
An interrogative word or expression (Ex.: what? where?)
To ask questions about (something); investigate or analyze:
An answer is defined as something that is similar or a close copy.
To expect or demand:
Not safe; dangerous.
Not sharp, certain, or precise in thought, feeling, or expression
The definition of a cavil is a silly or petty objection.
A methodology based on an assumption of doubt with the aim of acquiring approximate or relative certainty.
The definition of suspicious is someone or something questionable or likely to be suspect.
challenge the accuracy, probity, or propriety of
(Historical) A general tribunal established by the Roman Catholic Church in the 13th cent. for the discovery and suppression of heresy and the punishment of heretics; often, specif.,
1603, John Florio, translating Michel de Montaigne, Essays, II.35:
To seek to obtain by persuasion, entreaty, or formal application:
To penetrate or explore physically, especially with a probe, in order to find or discover something:
The definition of ambiguous is something that is unclear or not easily describable.
A formal interrogation:
A questioning or inquiry.
(Dated) The act by which somebody is quizzed, or teased.
To engage in discussion or argument; debate.
Suspect is defined as to think something is likely or believe someone has done something wrong or is guilty of something.
(Music) A harmonious combination of simultaneously sounded tones.
The definition of a wonder is someone or something that amazes people, or something miraculous or amazing.
The definition of an inquest is an investigation or inquiry into something, especially a court inquiry into the cause of death.
Not settled; yet to be determined; uncertain
Of or relating to any of the extremist factions of the Irish Republican Army established in 1970.
Not yet determined or specified.
The definition of shady is providing darkness and coolness from the sun, or of questionable character.
Of or relating to Socrates or the Socratic method:
The definition of a debate is a formal discussion of the opposing sides of a specific subject or a formal contest of arguments.
The use of equivocal language.
The act of interpellating; formal calling to account of a cabinet minister, etc. by a legislative body
(--- Law) The formal registration of protest against the admission of a piece of evidence at trial, on the grounds of some legal defect.
Hesitation as to action from the difficulty of determining what is right or expedient; unwillingness, doubt, or hesitation proceeding from motives of conscience.
Subject means something or someone that is a topic of a discussion, writing, art piece or area of study.
To ask to know or be informed of
To deny the legal sufficiency of an adversary’s claim, without admitting or denying the truth of the underlying facts, usually on a technical legal basis rather than the merits of the claim; to file a demurrer.
To be undecided or skeptical about:
To annoy or harass (a speaker) by interrupting with questions or taunts
To question in a survey; canvass.
To put forward or propose (a question, problem, etc.)
Something given in reply.
Agreeable sounds; music
A violent or highly contentious situation:
A doubtful thing
To have no trust, faith, or confidence in; doubt; suspect
To have no trust or confidence in (someone or something); doubt
A request for data
A situation that presents difficulty, uncertainty, or perplexity
A certain indefinite number; certain ones (of)
The foremost or leading position:
a sentence of inquiry that asks for a reply
The definition of interrogate is to formally ask inquisitive questions, especially for the purposes of trying to find out something the other person doesn't want you to know.
To be interviewed; to attend an interview.
The definition of enigma is something or someone that is puzzling or a riddle. The word "enigma" first appeared in print in 1449. Its origins remain as mysterious as the word itself. It is likely to derive from the Latin ænigma, meaning a riddle, or the Greek, ainigma, which derives from the word ainissesthai, "to speak obscurely, speak in riddles."
(Law) The offer by a party of what he has in view as to an intended business transaction, which, with acceptance, constitutes a contract.
Quest is defined as to search, seek or journey.
An objection, exception, or other formal questioning of the capability or legal qualifications of a person, the existence of a right, or the legality of an action or thing. An objection by a party or a lawyer to a potential juror or jury panel and his or her request that a judge disqualify the individual or the panel from hearing that party’s cause or trial. To call into question.
(Law) To question (a witness produced by the opposing side) as in order to challenge previous testimony
To interview (a government agent, for example) at the end of an assignment, especially to obtain intelligence or to provide instructions regarding information that should be kept secret.
To get (information) from a person in this way
Something, such as a game, toy, or problem, that requires ingenuity and often persistence in solving or assembling.
Provoking or likely to provoke controversy
Of, subject to, or stirring up controversy; debatable
The definition of cryptic is defined as something with unclear or hidden meaning, or a secret.
Of or characteristic of a dialect; dialectal
Inclined to dispute; fond of arguing; contentious
Of questionable character:
Subject to doubt or question; uncertain.
The definition of equivocal is something having several different meanings.
Not yet settled, concluded, or known; doubtful or inconclusive
The definition of obscure is hard to see in the low light or hard to understand.
Of, having the nature of, or expressing a paradox or paradoxes
Doubtfulness or uncertainty as regards interpretation:
Suspicion is having a feeling, thinking or believing that someone is guilty of something.
A prompting from within; an impulse or inclination:
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