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Verb: query  kweer-ee
  1. Pose a question
    - question
Noun: query  kweer-ee
  1. An instance of questioning
    "there was a query about my training";
    - question, inquiry, enquiry [Brit, Cdn], interrogation
  2. A sentence of inquiry that asks for a reply
    "he asked a direct query";
    - question, interrogation, interrogative, interrogative sentence
  3. (computing) a set of instructions passed to a database to retrieve particular data

Derived forms: queries, queried, querying

Type of: ask, enquire [Brit, Cdn], inquire, inquiring, questioning, sentence

Encyclopedia: Query