cross-questioned[ kraws-kwes-chuh n, kros- ]SEE DEFINITION OF cross-questioned
Synonyms for cross-questioned
- give the third degree
- go over
- put the screws to
- put through the wringer
- sweat out
- work over
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CROSS-QUESTIONED
The reason why you have been cross-questioned to-day is a special one.
It was to no purpose that I questioned and cross-questioned.
You have questioned and cross-questioned me, asking how I can account for this, or explain that.
The servants were cross-questioned, but none of them had heard of such a place.
I am not on the witness-stand, and I won't be cross-questioned.
He cross-questioned the witnesses, and did his best to browbeat Peverell.
And how can you have trial by jury if the witnesses are not to be cross-questioned?
Mr Marston questioned and cross-questioned the man, but there was no more to be got from him.
He soon afterwards called me up, and cross-questioned me on the subject.
Again and again I cross-questioned her, but I could never get past that point.