catechize


catechize

verb

Definition of CATECHIZE

1
to put a question or questions to <her roommates catechized her about every detail of her date with her new boyfriend>
Antonyms answer, reply, respond
2
to put a series of questions to <applicants are rigorously cathechized by the seminary's rector regarding their motives for joining the priesthood>

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