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The action of interrogating or the process of being interrogated.‘would he keep his mouth shut under interrogation?’‘he had conducted hundreds of criminal interrogations’
questioning, cross-questioning, cross-examination, quizzing, probing, inquisition, catechisminvestigation, interviewing, interview, debriefingpumping, grilling, the third degreeexaminationView synonyms
- ‘Upon interrogation, the thieves admitted that they had gone through special training.’
- ‘Prior interrogation allowed the witness to see what investigators suspected and prepare an explanation.’
- ‘During interrogation they disclosed that the box was stolen from a cycle shop.’
- ‘He acknowledged this and said he arrived on the scene too late - the search and interrogation had already begun.’
- ‘There are things here which are not offered for serious interrogation.’
- ‘He was taken into the custody for joint interrogation by the police and intelligence agencies.’
- ‘They were only released to eat, pray, go to the toilet and for daily interrogation.’
- ‘Even if a woman constable was called most of the time she stayed outside the room during her interrogation.’
- ‘He added that a report would be prepared on the basis of his interrogation.’
- ‘There are people saying they were told to prepare people for interrogation.’
- ‘Ministers had previously denied the army used hooding during interrogation.’
- ‘I think you can use rough interrogation, you may be able to use trickery, questions.’
- ‘The man beside me told the guard I had just come from interrogation.’
- ‘The only record of the two-day interrogation is a summary written afterwards by one of the agents who carried it out.’
- ‘Uncomfortable silences are a tactic used by police interrogation, film crews, counsellors.’
- ‘And so began a horrendous sequence of interrogation and beatings lasting at least six hours.’
- ‘They are often tortured during interrogation and some of them are found dead.’
- ‘He died after reportedly undergoing interrogation by a private contract employee of the CIA.’
- ‘Classes are conducted in the traditional Socratic method of rigorous interrogation.’
- ‘Initially Iranian authorities said she had died of a stroke while under interrogation.’
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