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English definition of “grill”

grill

verb [T] (QUESTION)    /ɡrɪl/
to ask someone a lot of questions for a long time: After being grilled by the police for two days, Johnson signed a confession. Her parents would grill her about where she'd been.Questioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning
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