Definitions for Interrogationɪnˌtɛr 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"

  2. interrogation(noun)

    a transmission that will trigger an answering transmission from a transponder

  3. interrogation, examination, interrogatory(noun)

    formal systematic questioning

  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"

Wiktionary

  1. interrogation(Noun)

    The act of interrogating or questioning; examination by questions; inquiry.

  2. interrogation(Noun)

    A question put; an inquiry.

  3. interrogation(Noun)

    A point, mark, or sign, thus ?, indicating that the sentence with which it is connected is a question. It is used to express doubt, or to mark a query. Called also interrogation point.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Interrogation(noun)

    the act of interrogating or questioning; examination by questions; inquiry

  2. Interrogation(noun)

    a question put; an inquiry

  3. Interrogation(noun)

    a point, mark, or sign, thus [?], indicating that the sentence with which it is connected is a question. It is used to express doubt, or to mark a query. Called also interrogation point

  4. Origin: [L. interrogatio: cf. F. interrogation.]

Freebase

  1. Interrogation

    Interrogation is interviewing as commonly employed by officers of the police, military, and Intelligence agencies with the goal of extracting a confession or obtaining information. Subjects of interrogation are often the suspects, victims, or witnesses of a crime. Interrogation may involve a diverse array of techniques, ranging from developing a rapport with the subject to outright torture.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Interrogation in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Interrogation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Eric Hawkins:

    This was due to concerns expressed about his past work related to interrogation techniques.

  2. Ali Kurnaz:

    We are seeking answers and justice for someone who was shot seven times by an The FBI agent in his own home after hours of interrogation.

  3. John Brennan:

    It is our considered view that the detainees who were subjected to enhanced interrogation techniques provided information that was useful and was used in the ultimate operation to go against Bin Laden.

  4. Matthew Trevithick:

    I'm sitting in an interrogation cell in the second floor of a specific building used by the intelligence services in Iran. i said of course, the whole world knows Jason Rezaian. Everybody knows that name.

  5. Senator Ted Cruz of Texas:

    If it were necessary to, say, prevent a city from facing an imminent terrorist attack, you can rest assured that as commander in chief, I would use whatever enhanced interrogation methods we could to keep this country safe.

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