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catechizes

verb , present tense third-person singular of catechize

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1 to put a question or questions to
  • her roommates catechized her about every detail of her first day at her new job
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2 to put a series of questions to
  • applicants are rigorously catechized by the seminary's rector regarding their motives for joining the priesthood
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