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 for questioning
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Question \Ques"tion\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Questioned; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Questioning.] [Cf. F. questionner. See Question,
     n.]
     1. To ask questions; to inquire.
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              He that questioneth much shall learn much. --Bacon.
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     2. To argue; to converse; to dispute. [Obs.]
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              I pray you, think you question with the Jew. --Shak.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  questioning
      adj 1: perplexed (as if being expected to know something that
             you do not know); "he had a quizzical expression" [syn:
             questioning, quizzical]
      2: marked by or given to doubt; "a skeptical attitude"; "a
         skeptical listener" [syn: doubting, questioning,
         skeptical, sceptical]
      3: showing curiosity; "if someone saw a man climbing a light
         post they might get inquisitive"; "raised a speculative
         eyebrow" [syn: inquisitive, speculative, questioning,
         wondering(a)]
      n 1: a request for information [syn: questioning, inquiring]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  69 Moby Thesaurus words for "questioning":
     Pyrrhonic, Socratic method, agnostic, answering, asking,
     bringing into question, catechetical method, catechistic,
     catechization, catechizing, challenge, communicating,
     communicational, communional, conversational, curious,
     disbelieving, dispute, distrustful, doubtful, doubting, dubious,
     examination, from Missouri, in doubt, inquiring, inquisitional,
     inquisitorial, interacting, interactional, interactive,
     intercommunicational, intercommunicative, intercommunional,
     interpellation, interresponsive, interrogation, interrogational,
     interrogative, interrogatory, investigative, leery, linguistic,
     mistrustful, mistrusting, oral, probing, pumping, query, querying,
     question, quiz, quizzical, quizzing, responsive, scrupulous,
     seeking, shy, skeptical, speech, suspecting, suspicious,
     telepathic, transmissional, unbelieving, uncertain, untrusting,
     verbal, wary
  
  

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