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English translation of '询问'

询问 (詢問)

(xúnwèn)

  1. ask
    ⇒ 母亲在信中询问我的生活情况。 (Mǔqīn zài xìn zhōng xúnwèn wǒ de shēnghuó qíngkuàng.) In her letters Mother asked how I was doing.

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'询问' in Other Languages

British English: ask /ɑːsk/ VERB
If you ask someone a question, you say that you want to know something.
I asked him what his name was.
  • American English: ask
  • Arabic: يَسْأَلُ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: perguntar
  • Chinese: 询问
  • Croatian: pitati
  • Czech: zeptat se
  • Danish: spørge
  • Dutch: vragen
  • European Spanish: preguntar
  • Finnish: kysyä
  • French: demander
  • German: fragen
  • Greek: ρωτώ
  • Italian: chiedere
  • Japanese: 尋ねる
  • Korean: 묻다 질문
  • Norwegian: spørre
  • Polish: zapytać
  • European Portuguese: perguntar
  • Romanian: a întreba
  • Russian: спрашивать
  • Spanish: preguntar
  • Swedish: fråga
  • Thai: ถาม
  • Turkish: sormak
  • Ukrainian: запитувати
  • Vietnamese: hỏi
British English: enquire /ɪnˈkwaɪə/ VERB
If you enquire about something, you ask for information about it.
`Is something wrong?' he enquired.
He enquired about the price of the car.
  • American English: inquire
  • Arabic: يَسْتَعْلِمُ عَنْ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: informar-se
  • Chinese: 询问
  • Croatian: pitati
  • Czech: dotázat se
  • Danish: forespørge
  • Dutch: navragen
  • European Spanish: inquirir
  • Finnish: tiedustella
  • French: demander
  • German: erkundigen (sich)
  • Greek: ερευνώ
  • Italian: chiedere
  • Japanese: 問い合わせる
  • Korean: 문의하다
  • Norwegian: spørre
  • Polish: zasięgnąć informacji
  • European Portuguese: informar-se
  • Romanian: a întreba
  • Russian: осведомляться
  • Spanish: inquirir
  • Swedish: efterfråga
  • Thai: ถามคำถาม
  • Turkish: araştırmak
  • Ukrainian: питати
  • Vietnamese: hỏi thông tin
British English: query /ˈkwɪərɪ/ VERB
If you query something, you check it by asking about it because you are not sure if it is correct.
No one queried my decision.
  • American English: query
  • Arabic: يَسْتَفْهِم
  • Brazilian Portuguese: questionar
  • Chinese: 询问
  • Croatian: dovesti u pitanje
  • Czech: dotázat se
  • Danish: forespørge
  • Dutch: een vraag stellen
  • European Spanish: cuestionar
  • Finnish: tiedustella
  • French: questionner
  • German: in Frage stellen
  • Greek: αμφισβητώ
  • Italian: chiedere
  • Japanese: 尋ねる
  • Korean: 질문하다
  • Norwegian: undersøke
  • Polish: zakwestionować
  • European Portuguese: questionar
  • Romanian: a interoga
  • Russian: спрашивать
  • Spanish: cuestionar
  • Swedish: ifrågasätta
  • Thai: ซักถาม
  • Turkish: sorgulamak
  • Ukrainian: довідуватися
  • Vietnamese: thắc mắc
British English: question /ˈkwɛstʃən/ VERB
If you question someone, you ask them questions about something.
I questioned him on his adventures.
  • American English: question
  • Arabic: يَسْتَجْوِب
  • Brazilian Portuguese: questionar
  • Chinese: 询问
  • Croatian: ispitivati
  • Czech: vyslýchat
  • Danish: sætte spørgsmålstegn ved
  • Dutch: ondervragen
  • European Spanish: preguntar
  • Finnish: asettaa kyseenalaiseksi
  • French: questionner
  • German: befragen
  • Greek: αμφιβάλλω
  • Italian: interrogare
  • Japanese: 質問する
  • Korean: 질문하다
  • Norwegian: spørre
  • Polish: zadać pytania
  • European Portuguese: questionar
  • Romanian: a întreba
  • Russian: задавать вопрос
  • Spanish: preguntar
  • Swedish: ifrågasätta
  • Thai: ไต่ถาม
  • Turkish: sormak
  • Ukrainian: запитувати
  • Vietnamese: hỏi
British English: quiz VERB
If you are quizzed by someone about something, they ask you questions about it.
He was quizzed about his income, debts and eligibility for state benefits.

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Translation of 询问 from the Collins Chinese to English
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