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
Origin: [L. interrogatio: cf. F. 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.
The numerical value of Interrogation in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of Interrogation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
This was due to concerns expressed about his past work related to interrogation techniques.
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.
There were no easy answers, and whatever your views are on [enhanced interrogation techniques], our nation and in particular this agency did a lot of things right during this difficult time to keep this country strong and secured.
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.
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.
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Translations for Interrogation
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- Verhör, Befragung, VernehmungGerman
- interrogatorio, signo de interrogación, interrogaciónSpanish
- ceistiú, ceistiúchánIrish
- badanie, zapytanie, przesłuchanie, pytajnik, znak zapytania, interrogacjaPolish
- опрос, допросRussian
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