Words That Start with Que

If you’re curious about words that start with “que,” this article provides a comprehensive list for your reference.

  1. Quell – To suppress or put an end to.
  2. Query – A question, especially one addressed to an official or organization.
  3. Quench – To satisfy (thirst) or to extinguish (a fire).
  4. Quota – A fixed share or amount assigned to someone or something.
  5. Queue – A line or sequence of people or vehicles awaiting their turn.
  6. Quest – A long or arduous search for something.
  7. Quibble – A slight objection or criticism.
  8. Quixotic – Extremely idealistic; unrealistic and impractical.
  9. Quizzical – Indicating mild or amused puzzlement.
  10. Quagmire – A complex or hazardous situation; a soft boggy area of land.
  11. Quaternary – Fourth in order or rank; relating to a period in the geological time scale.
  12. Quellable – Capable of being suppressed or subdued.
  13. Quantum – A discrete quantity of energy proportional in magnitude to the frequency of the radiation it represents.
  14. Quasar – A massive and extremely remote celestial object that emits exceptionally large amounts of energy.
  15. Quarterly – Recurring every three months.
  16. Quorum – The minimum number of members of an assembly or society required to be present for meetings to be valid.
  17. Queasy – Nauseated; feeling sick.
  18. Querulous – Complaining in a petulant or whining manner.
  19. Quenchable – Capable of being satisfied (thirst) or extinguished (fire).
  20. Quartet – A group of four people playing music or singing together.
  21. Quintessential – Representing the perfect example of a class or quality.
  22. Querying – Presenting a question or query.
  23. Questioning – Asking questions; showing an interest in learning new information.
  24. Quintet – A group of five people playing music or singing together.
  25. Quiescent – In a state or period of inactivity or dormancy.
  26. Quota- based – Conditional on a specific share or proportion.
  27. Quantify – To express or measure the quantity of something.
  28. Quantitative – Relating to, measuring, or measured by the quantity of something.
  29. Queueing – Forming or waiting in a line.
  30. Quisling – A traitor who collaborates with an enemy force.
  31. Quantile – A statistical term describing the division of data into intervals of equal probability.
  32. Quibbling – Arguing or raising objections about a trivial matter.
  33. Querulously – In a whining or complaining manner.
  34. Quester – One who seeks or pursues something.
  35. Quenchless – Impossible to extinguish or satisfy.
  36. Quencher – Something that quenches (e.g., a drink).
  37. Quizzing – The act of questioning or testing someone’s knowledge.
  38. Quenching – The process of satisfying thirst or extinguishing a fire.
  39. Quester – A person engaged in a quest.
  40. Quena – A traditional Andean flute made of reed or wooden tube.
  41. Quellung – A biological reaction used to identify certain types of bacteria.
  42. Quern – A simple hand- operated mill for grinding grain.
  43. Queror – A complainant.
  44. Queuing – The process of forming a line or queue.
  45. Quietus – A final settlement (particularly death); something that quiets or represses.
  46. Quench- fire – To extinguish a fire.
  47. Quernstone – One of the two stones used in a quern for grinding grain.
  48. Questor – An ancient Roman official in charge of public revenue and expenditure.
  49. Questionnaire – A set of printed or written questions used for gathering information.
  50. Quash – To reject or void, especially by legal procedure.
  51. Queller – One who or that which quells.
  52. Quantization – The process of converting a continuous range of values into a finite range of discreet values.
  53. Quercitron – A yellow dye obtained from the black oak.
  54. Quenelle – A type of delicate dumpling made of finely minced fish or meat.
  55. Quiddity – The inherent nature or essence of someone or something.
  56. Quashable – Capable of being annulled or set aside.
  57. Quagmiry – Resembling a quagmire; boggy or marshy.
  58. Quenchlessly – In a way that cannot be quenched or satisfied.
  59. Quickstep – A brisk march- like dance or a step used in such dances.
  60. Quiescence – Inactivity or dormancy.
  61. Queer – Strange, odd; also a term for someone who does not identify as heterosexual.
  62. Questing – Actively seeking something.
  63. Questionnaire – A written set of questions used to obtain information.
  64. Quinte – The fifth defensive position in fencing.
  65. Quirky – Characterized by peculiar or unexpected traits.
  66. Querist – One who makes an inquiry.
  67. Quota- free – Not restricted by quotas.
  68. Quicksilver – Another term for mercury.
  69. Quip – A witty remark.
  70. Queryingly – In a questioning manner.
  71. Quanders – To comment curiously.
  72. Questant – One who undertakes or is engaged in a quest.
  73. Quoins – The external angle or corner of a wall or building.

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