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Synonyms for interrogate
ɪnˈtɛr əˌgeɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. interrogate(verb)

    transmit (a signal) for setting off an appropriate response, as in telecommunication


  2. interrogate, question(verb)

    pose a series of questions to

    "The suspect was questioned by the police"; "We questioned the survivor about the details of the explosion"

    oppugn, wonder, query, call into question, interview, question

Editors Contribution

  1. ask questions

    to interrogate is to ask someone questions usually aggressively or formally.

    the police officer interrogated the possible suspect.

    Submitted by Olearjet on November 23, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. interrogate(v. a.)

    question, catechise, examine, ask, inquire of, put questions to

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  1. Kelley Ayotte:

    The issue is why do we need Gitmo? One reason is we should have a place that's secure to interrogate terrorists that we capture, they have not had a intelligence-gathering policy that will allow us to fully interrogate terrorists who are captured.

  2. Omar Sharif:

    They didn't interrogate me. If maybe they had done that, I would have told them where I came from. They only asked for my age. And they just filled out the form for me, i knew it was wrong.

  3. Ayatollah Ali Khamenei:

    They say we should let them interview our nuclear scientists. This means interrogation, i will not let foreigners talk to our scientists and to interrogate our dear children ... who brought us this extensive (nuclear) knowledge.

  4. Kenneth Walker:

    This is just a blessing beyond measure, i began to have a gradually increasing sense of well-being that became a sense of euphoria, and so I started to interrogate it and realized it might be as simple as having the first pain-free day in over a year.

  5. Masudur Rahman:

    Both of them were arrested on Wednesday night from two separate places, today they will be produced in the court and police will seek a 10-day remand to interrogate them.

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