Definition of questionnaire in English:


Syllabification: ques·tion·naire
Pronunciation: /ˌkwesCHəˈne(ə)r


  • A set of printed or written questions with a choice of answers, devised for the purposes of a survey or statistical study.
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    • 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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