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noun [countable/uncountable] interrogation pronunciation in British English /ɪnˌterəˈɡeɪʃ(ə)n/ 
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  1. 1
    the process of asking someone a lot of questions in an angry or threatening way, in order to get information
    under interrogation (=while being questioned):

    She remained silent under interrogation.

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