SKIP TO CONTENT
  1. disposition your usual mood
  2. responsiveness the quality of reacting quickly
  3. yes-no question a question that can be answered by yes or no
  4. responsibility the social force that binds you to a course of action
  5. responsibleness a form of trustworthiness
  6. respect regard highly; think much of
  7. spontaneous said or done without having been planned in advance
  8. previous question a motion calling for an immediate vote on the main question under discussion by a deliberative assembly
  9. dispensation the act of giving out in portions
  10. responsible worthy of or requiring trust; held accountable
  11. Spanish Inquisition an inquisition initiated in 1478 by King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella that guarded the orthodoxy of Catholicism in Spain (especially from the 15th to the 17th centuries)
  12. leading question a question phrased in such a way as to suggest the desired answer; a lawyer may ask leading questions on cross-examination
  13. rhetorical question an inquiry that is not supposed to be answered
  14. pop the question ask (someone) to marry you
  15. beg the question assume that the argument one is trying to prove is true
  16. response time the time that elapses between a stimulus and the response to it
  17. cross question question closely, or question a witness that has already been questioned by the opposing side
  18. Roman Inquisition an inquisition set up in Italy in 1542 to curb the number of Protestants
  19. self-suggestion a system for self-improvement developed by Emile Coue which was popular in the 1920s and 1930s
  20. compensation the act of making amends for service, loss, or injury