What is a word for someone who always questions things?

posted 3 years ago in The Lounge
Post # 3
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Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: March 2014

Annoying.

Post # 4
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

Skeptical

Post # 5
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: May 2014

Inquisitive? Skeptic?

Can you be more specific about the type of questioning? Like, “I don’t believe you so I’m going to ask questions to find holes in your story/logic”? Or “everything in the world is interesting and I need to know everything you can possibly tell me”?

Post # 6
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: March 1988

My daughter   😀

Post # 7
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: August 2010

@EffieTrinket:  +1. I was going to say “irritating”, but annoying works just as well.

Post # 9
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Busy bee

Small child.

Post # 11
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Bee Keeper

@Taeyers:  +1 be more specific

If someone is always questioning everything they could be distrustful, paranoid, skeptical, curious, interested, etc etc. 

Post # 14
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: May 2013

In a postive way: inquisitive, curious, knowledge-seeker

In a neutral way: skeptic, freethinker, rationalist

In a negative way: cynic, pessimist, scoffer, doubting thomas, disbeliever, dissenter

Post # 16
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: December 2012

My first thought was definitely annoying  lol

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