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interrogate
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

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Definition
ask a series of questions of someone — typically asked by law enforcement officials or by someone in an aggressive manner
  • If she was on the porch when we passed, we would be raked by her wrathful gaze, subjected to ruthless interrogation regarding our behavior, and given a melancholy prediction on what we would amount to when we grew up, which was always nothing.
    p. 132.8
interrogation = aggressive questioning

(editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
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