Definition of questionnaire in English:


Syllabification: ques·tion·naire
Pronunciation: /ˌkwesCHəˈner


A set of printed or written questions with a choice of answers, devised for the purposes of a survey or statistical study.
More example sentences
  • Much remains to be learned about how respondents go about answering written questionnaires.
  • Pupils placed completed questionnaires, identified by study number only, in sealed envelopes.
  • People from around the world will be able to answer questionnaires and add comments.
question sheet, survey, opinion poll;
test, exam, examination, quiz


late 19th century: from French, from questionner 'to question'.

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