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“debrief” in British English

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debriefverb [ T ]

uk /ˌdiːˈbriːf/ us /ˌdiːˈbriːf/

to question someone in detail about work they have done for you:

The pilots were thoroughly debriefed after every mission.
a debriefing session

(Definition of “debrief” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“debrief” in American English

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debriefverb [ T ]

us /diˈbrif/

to question someone in detail to get useful information about something that person has done for you:

After every flight, engineers thoroughly debrief the test pilot.

(Definition of “debrief” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)