Definitions for Interrogationɪnˌtɛr əˈgeɪ ʃən
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Interrogation
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
in•ter•ro•ga•tionɪnˌtɛr əˈgeɪ ʃən(n.)
an act of interrogating; questioning.
an instance of being interrogated.
a question; inquiry.
Origin of interrogation:
1350–1400; ME < L
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"
a transmission that will trigger an answering transmission from a transponder
interrogation, examination, interrogatory(noun)
formal systematic questioning
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"
The act of interrogating or questioning; examination by questions; inquiry.
A question put; an inquiry.
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.
the act of interrogating or questioning; examination by questions; inquiry
a question put; an inquiry
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
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.
Translations for Interrogation
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
- إسْتِفهام، إسْتِجْواب، تَحْقيق معArabic
- interrogatórioPortuguese (BR)
- die BefragungGerman
- interrogation, interrogatoireFrench
- kikérdezés, kihallgatásHungarian
- interrogazione; interrogatorioItalian
- izjautāšana; iztaujāšana; pratināšanaLatvian
- soal siasatMalay
- avhør, forhørNorwegian
- interogaţie; interogatoriuRomanian
- förhör, utfrågningSwedish
- sorguyaçekme, sorgulamaTurkish
- 審問Chinese (Trad.)
- запитання; допитUkrainian
- جرح، استفسارUrdu
- sự thẩm vấnVietnamese
- 审问Chinese (Simp.)
Get even more translations for Interrogation »
Find a translation for the Interrogation definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these Interrogation definitions with the community:
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"Interrogation." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 30 Jul 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/Interrogation>.