leading question

noun

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: a question asked in a way that is intended to produce a desired answer asking witnesses leading questions.

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“Leading question.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leading%20question. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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see question sense 1

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