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questioning

1. noun official asking of questions2. noun expression of doubts3. adjective (of attitude, approach) ready to doubt4. adjective (of look) expressing wish for information5. adjective (of tone, expression) doubtful 1 noun official asking of questionsceistiú masc  c m uthe questioning was tough bhí an ceistiú dianthe four are still in custody awaiting further questioning tá an ceathrar faoi choinneáil agus déanfar a thuilleadh ceistithe orthu ar ball to bring sb in for questioning duine a thabhairt isteach le haghaidh a cheistithe she's wanted for questioning táthar ag iarraidh í a cheistiúhe was freed after questioning by the police tar éis do na póilíní é a cheistiú ligeadh saor é 2 noun expression of doubtsceistiú masc  c m uthis led to a questioning of the old ways thug sé sin ar dhaoine na sean-nósanna a cheistiú
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3 adjective (of attitude, approach) ready to doubtceisteach adj1  c m uhe was urged to adopt a questioning attitude moladh dó dearcadh ceisteach a ghlacadh chuige 4 adjective (of look) expressing wish for informationfiosrach adj1  c m uceisteach adj1  c m ushe met him with a questioning look d'fhéach sí air agus amharc fiosrach ina súile 5 adjective (of tone, expression) doubtfulamhrasach adj1  c m uhe adopted a questioning stance from the start seasamh amhrasach a ghlac sé ón tosach