Cross-questioned
Cross-question Cross"-ques`tion (-kw?s`ch?n), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cross-questioned} (-ch?nd), p. pr. & vb. n. {Cross-questioning}.] To cross-examine; to subject to close questioning. [1913 Webster]

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  • Cross-question — Cross ques tion ( kw?s ch?n), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cross questioned} ( ch?nd), p. pr. & vb. n. {Cross questioning}.] To cross examine; to subject to close questioning. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cross-questioning — Cross question Cross ques tion ( kw?s ch?n), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cross questioned} ( ch?nd), p. pr. & vb. n. {Cross questioning}.] To cross examine; to subject to close questioning. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • cross·ing — /ˈkrɑːsıŋ/ noun, pl ings [count] 1 : a place where two things (such as a street and a railroad track) cross each other Stop at the railroad crossing. Federal agents questioned us at the border crossing. [=the place where people go across the… …   Useful english dictionary

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