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Synonyms for interrogation
ɪnˌtɛr əˈgeɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. question, interrogation, interrogative, interrogative sentence(noun)

    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. interrogation(noun)

    a transmission that will trigger an answering transmission from a transponder

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

  3. interrogation, examination, interrogatory(noun)

    formal systematic questioning

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

  4. question, inquiry, enquiry, query, interrogation(noun)

    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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. interrogation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    interrogating, questioning

  2. interrogation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    question, inquiry, interrogatory, query

How to pronounce interrogation?

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How to say interrogation in sign language?

  1. interrogation

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How to use interrogation in a sentence?

  1. Lindsey Graham:

    I intend to support Gina Haspel to serve as the first female Director of the CIA, ms. Haspel has rejected the interrogation policies of the past. She is fully committed to following the law that prevents future abuses. This law, among others, includes the Detainee Treatment Act which I helped author. Gina Haspel should be confirmed as soon as possible as we live in a time of continuing threats.

  2. Gina Haspel:

    With the benefit of hindsight and my experience as a senior Agency leader, the enhanced interrogation program is not one the CIA should have undertaken. The United States must be an example to the rest of the world, and I support that.

  3. 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.

  4. Wa Lone:

    During the whole interrogation, they didn't ask with interest about the secret documents found on us, but they probed our reporting of Maungdaw, Rakhine, i hadn't slept for many hours but they kept interrogating me. I was exhausted.

  5. Chuck Schumer:

    That President Trump would even consider handing over a former U.S. ambassador to Hopefully President Putin and That President Trump cronies for interrogation is bewildering.

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