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catechize

verb

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  1. 1 to put a question or questions to her roommates catechized her about every detail of her date with her new boyfriend Synonyms of catechize ask, grill, inquire (of), interrogate, query, question, quizWords Related to catechize besiege, bombard, cross-examine, cross-question, examine, pump; poll, surveyNear Antonyms of catechize rejoin, retort; comment, observe, remark; avoid, duckAntonyms of catechize answer, reply, respond

  2. 2 to put a series of questions to applicants are rigorously cathechized by the seminary's rector regarding their motives for joining the priesthood Synonyms of catechize examine, grill, interrogate, pump, query, question, quiz, sweat [slang]Words Related to catechize debrief; cross-examine, cross-question; annoy, harass, hound, pester; canvass (also canvas), poll


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