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inquisitor

noun [C] uk   /ɪnˈkwɪz.ɪ.tər/ us    /-t̬ɚ/ formal disapproving
someone who asks a lot of questions: The prime minister found himself arraigned before the media inquisitors.
Translations of “inquisitor”
in Chinese (Traditional) 調查人, 詢問者, 盤問者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 调查人, 询问者, 盘问者…
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