q and a

q and a
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kyoo and ey]
    • /kyu ænd eɪ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kyoo and ey]
    • /kyu ænd eɪ/

Definition of q and a words

  • noun q and a an exchange of questions and answers. 1

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Parts of speech for Q and a


q and a popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 40% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 52% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

q and a usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for q and a

noun q and a

  • cross-examination — to examine by questions intended to check a previous examination; examine closely or minutely.
  • inquiry — a seeking or request for truth, information, or knowledge.
  • interrogatory — conveying or expressing a question; interrogative.
  • legwork — work or research involving extensive walking or traveling about, usually away from one's office, as in gathering data for a book, a legal action, etc.
  • catechizing — Present participle of catechize.

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