verb (used with object), in·ter·ro·gat·ed, in·ter·ro·gat·ing.
verb (used without object), in·ter·ro·gat·ed, in·ter·ro·gat·ing.
Origin of interrogate
Examples from the Web for interrogate
There is no pause to interrogate his own immersive activism.Nigeria’s Larger-Than-Life Nobel Laureate Chronicles a Fascinating Life|Chimamanda Adichie|August 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Taking the kids from the 10-foot-by-15-foot cell one by one, it took the jailers three days to interrogate them all.Abducted, Tortured, Indoctrinated: The Tale of a Teen Who Escaped ISIS|Yusuf Sayman|August 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They interrogate members of this strange community and discover that many of them might be complicit in a dark conspiracy.‘True Detective,’ Obsessive-Compulsive Noir, and ‘Twin Peaks’|Jimmy So|March 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I play a Homeland Security agent that gets to interrogate Johnny Depp.Aubrey Plaza on Playing A Zombie in ‘Life After Beth,’ the ‘Daria’ Movie, and More|Marlow Stern|January 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It took her eight days in the hospital to recover enough for the police to be able to interrogate her.
He only withdrew them from his father's face, to interrogate the physician by a look.The Wandering Jew, Complete|Eugene Sue
He means to find the owner, and if necessary is going to interrogate every man who went into that stokehold.A Lively Bit of the Front|Percy F. Westerman
On the 19th he was again brought before them and interrogate, If he owned the Sanquhar declaration?Biographia Scoticana (Scots Worthies)|John Howie
And now let us go back and interrogate wisdom and mind: Would you like to have any pleasures in the mixture?Philebus|Plato
You may have contradictory answers commensurate with the number of members you interrogate.Greenwich Village|Anna Alice Chapin
British Dictionary definitions for interrogate
Word Origin for interrogate
Word Origin and History for interrogate
late 15c., a back-formation from interrogation, or else from Latin interrogatus, past participle of interrogare "to ask, question" (see interrogation). Related: Interrogated; interrogating.