or in·ter·a·bang

[ in-ter-uh-bang ]
/ ɪnˈtɛr əˌbæŋ /


a printed punctuation mark (‽), available only in some typefaces, designed to combine the question mark (?) and the exclamation point (!), indicating a mixture of query and interjection, as after a rhetorical question.

Origin of interrobang

1965–70, Americanism; interro(gation point) + bang1, printers' slang for an exclamation point Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020