What does the word interrogatory mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A question.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Pertaining to a question.

Usage examples for interrogatory

  1. Well remembred I arreste yow thear I cannot thinke that Discourse better I was thinking of that I come to that That is iust nothing Peraduenture Interrogatory. – Bacon is Shake-Speare by Sir Edwin Durning-Lawrence
  2. The old man, notwithstanding his desire for peace, threw back his head at this interrogatory, and answered with all the old acerbity: " I believed your highness had no time for folly now." – The Northern Light by E. Werner
  3. My Father had once more put to me the customary interrogatory. – Father and Son by Edmund Gosse