-142- Pochemuchka (почемучка)

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Noun. From Russian.

“A person who has a tendency to ask a lot of questions”

questioning

Generally почемучка refers to a child, but it can also be used for adults. The prefix, почему, means ‘why’ and is thus the reason for it being in this word. More information can be found at this handy Wiktionary link

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