interrogatory

3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Interrogatory \In'ter*rog"a*to*ry\, adjective [L. interrogatorius.] Containing, expressing, or implying a question; as, an interrogatory sentence.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Interrogatory \In'ter*rog"a*to*ry\, noun; pl. {Interrogatories}. [Cf. F. interrogatoire.] A formal question or inquiry; esp. (Law), a question or series of questions asked in writing, usually as part of a lawsuit. --Macaulay.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

interrogatory

adjective

1: relating to the use of or having the nature of an interrogation [syn: {interrogative}, {interrogatory}] [ant: {asserting(a)}, {declarative}, {declaratory}]

noun

1: formal systematic questioning [syn: {interrogation}, {examination}, {interrogatory}]


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