throw (something) into question

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throw (something) into question

To cause something to be doubted, scrutinized, or a matter for serious discussion. These series of protests have thrown into question the ability of this government to remain in power. This reluctance to act is bound to throw your leadership skills into question.
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bring/call/throw something into ˈquestion

cause something to become a matter for doubt and discussion: Scandals like this call into question the honesty of the police.The high number of accidents has brought government policy on industrial safety into question.
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The documents presented in the second half, however, reveal details which throw into question Roddy's account, and the clever way this unsettles the reader's relationship with the protagonist is ingenious, creating an uneasy turmoil in the reader's mind that just won't let go, even long after you've turned that last page.
Her own father makes comments about her choice of dress that seem to throw into question her innocence.
Researchers say their results throw into question commonly held beliefs about the connection between circumcision and STIs, which they say are largely based on extrapolations from studies performed on men in Africa.
Following the demise of Neath in the summer it would be a disaster for the Welsh Premier to lose another high profile team and it would throw into question the viability of the top tier.
That would throw into question Bolton's ability to fulfil Saturday's scheduled Premier League game with Blackburn at the Reebok Stadium.
They also throw into question BA's repeated assertion that this is an airline in peril.
The figures throw into question King's claim that his recovery plan, Making Sainsbury's Great Again, has been completed ahead of schedule.
The claims will throw into question the England boss's judgment.
He said: 'The fact that we used some of his work does not throw into question the accuracy of the document as a whole, as he himself acknowledged (when) he said that in his opinion the document overall was accurate.
And doesn't this throw into question Greenblatt's homology with Hamlet's mockery mentioned above (which perhaps now must be identified with a more specifically Catholic "eucharistic anxiety")?
But I believe that this conflict of interest, which allows bookmakers to take bets at tracks which they themselves own, has the potential to throw into question the entire integrity of greyhound racing.
The suggestion could throw into question the issue of weapons decommissioning in Northern Ireland and endanger the peace process.
In addition, such a change would throw into question all U.