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Synonyms for interrogation
ɪnˌtɛr əˈgeɪ ʃənin·ter·ro·ga·tion

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  1. question, interrogation, interrogative, interrogative sentencenoun

    a sentence of inquiry that asks for a reply

    "he asked a direct question"; "he had trouble phrasing his interrogations"

    Synonyms:
    examination, enquiry, interrogative mood, doubtfulness, doubt, head, query, motion, interrogatory, interrogative sentence, interrogative, question, inquiry, dubiousness

  2. interrogationnoun

    a transmission that will trigger an answering transmission from a transponder

    Synonyms:
    examination, enquiry, query, inquiry, interrogatory, interrogative sentence, interrogative, question

  3. interrogation, examination, interrogatorynoun

    formal systematic questioning

    Synonyms:
    scrutiny, examination, enquiry, test, exam, examen, query, inquiry, interrogatory, interrogative sentence, interrogative, question, testing

  4. question, inquiry, enquiry, query, interrogationnoun

    an instance of questioning

    "there was a question about my training"; "we made inquiries of all those who were present"

    Synonyms:
    examination, enquiry, doubtfulness, doubt, head, query, motion, interrogatory, interrogative sentence, interrogative, question, research, inquiry, dubiousness

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. interrogationnoun

    Synonyms:
    interrogating, questioning

  2. interrogationnoun

    Synonyms:
    question, inquiry, interrogatory, query

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How to use interrogation in a sentence?

  1. Colleen Kraft:

    When she went back into the interrogation room, it just made me wonder, we have this executive order saying we're not going to be separating parents and children, and you look at the anguish on the face of this woman and child, you have to wonder, what's going to happen to them ? Did this executive order mean anything at all ?

  2. Wu Hailong:

    Our efforts have produced major progress in our combat against torture, since 2014, public security authorities have comprehensively adopted the audio and video recording system for the entire process of interrogation of criminal suspects for major cases, and will gradually apply this system to all criminal cases.

  3. Interior Security Minister Gilad Erdan:

    What the security cabinet told the security services yesterday was that any method is kosher, an interrogation method like tiltul, or anything that is done when it comes to Palestinian terrorists - the same thing should be done when it comes to a Jewish terrorist.

  4. Leonard Rubenstein:

    The order represents a recognition that Guantanamo Bay commanders were demanding activities by psychologists incompatible with the ethics of the psychological profession, that is not the end of the story regarding health professional participation in interrogation, though, as the directives that establish standards for health professionals throughout the military and which allow health professional participation in interrogation remain in place.

  5. Charles Krauthammer:

    We don't rely entirely on documents because you need to know the context, you need to know what was in the mind of the person referred to, they had over two years to interview and talk to anybody involved including the highest officials who were never excluded from interrogation in principle, but who were never spoken to, and then they end up releasing every single report without any of that.


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