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English definition of “interrogate”

interrogate

verb [T]
 
 
/ɪnˈterəɡeɪt/
to ask someone a lot of questions, often with great force: Police have arrested and interrogated the two suspects.Questioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning
interrogation
 
 
/ɪnˌterəˈɡeɪʃən/ noun [C, U]
twelve hours of brutal interrogation
interrogator noun [C]
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