cross-question[ kraws-kwes-chuh n, kros- ]SEE DEFINITION OF cross-question
Synonyms for cross-question
- give the third degree
- go over
- put the screws to
- put through the wringer
- sweat out
- work over
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CROSS-QUESTION
At last this lively maiden got Philip away from the rest, and began to cross-question him.
"The woman manes it," said Pete, and he began to cross-question her.
The doctor has forbidden her to speak: in her present condition you cannot cross-question her.
Then suddenly he began to cross-question her about Mr. James Hayley.
Donald seemed about to cross-question him when Peg Macllrea spoke.
And what right have you to stand there and cross-question me?
It occurred to him that he might somehow get hold of Dr. Benda and cross-question him.
Who are you that you should cross-question me in this manner?
The sergeant continued to question and cross-question Lynch for half an hour.
He began to cross-question me in the most dignified and mysterious manner.