present tense third-person singular of catechize
as in asks
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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as in interrogates
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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“Catechizes.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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