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synonyms for inquisitorial

  • analytical
  • disquisitive
  • examining
  • impertinent
  • inquiring
  • inquisitive
  • inspecting
  • interested
  • interfering
  • intrusive
  • investigative
  • meddlesome
  • meddling
  • nosy
  • peeping
  • peering
  • prurient
  • prying
  • puzzled
  • questioning
  • scrutinizing
  • searching
  • snoopy
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How to use inquisitorial in a sentence

But conversation will not bear such inquisitorial pinning down to a particular point.
THE IDLER MAGAZINE, VOLUME III, APRIL 1893VARIOUS
This was merely a modified form of the inquisitorial principle which reigned more openly in other countries.
MAUPRATGEORGE SAND
But neither Scrooby, nor any other place, was secure from the inquisitorial interference of the high church functionaries.
THE INTERNATIONAL MONTHLY, VOLUME 5, NO. 3, MARCH, 1852VARIOUS
Casting a quick, inquisitorial glance at Sue, he shrugged his shoulders in token of indifference and said no more.
THE NEST OF THE SPARROWHAWKBARONESS ORCZY
Fire, not water, became the grand element of inquisitorial purification.
GATHERINGS FROM SPAINRICHARD FORD
It can begin operations to-morrow, according to inquisitorial laws.
THE EXECUTIONER'S KNIFEEUGNE SUE
The inquisitorial proceedings, as they are termed by the German jurists, are identical with our ancient presentments.
ANNE OF GEIERSTEIN, VOLUME I (OF 2)SIR WALTER SCOTT
But in the inquisitorial process, the delinquent was allowed, according to our older code, to run the risk of the ordeal.
ANNE OF GEIERSTEIN, VOLUME I (OF 2)SIR WALTER SCOTT
It is so suggestive of inquisitorial procedure in such matters that it is worthy of examination in some detail.
A HISTORY OF THE INQUISITION OF SPAIN; VOL. 4HENRY CHARLES LEA
When this peculiar inquisitorial function was abandoned, does not clearly appear.
A HISTORY OF THE INQUISITION OF SPAIN; VOL. 4HENRY CHARLES LEA
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WORDS RELATED TO INQUISITORIAL

  • analytical
  • big-eyed
  • challenging
  • forward
  • impertinent
  • inquiring
  • inquisitorial
  • interested
  • intrusive
  • investigative
  • meddlesome
  • meddling
  • nosy
  • peering
  • personal
  • poking
  • presumptuous
  • probing
  • prying
  • questioning
  • scrutinizing
  • searching
  • sifting
  • snooping
  • speculative
  • analytical
  • disquisitive
  • examining
  • impertinent
  • inquiring
  • inquisitive
  • inquisitorial
  • inspecting
  • interested
  • interfering
  • intrusive
  • investigative
  • meddlesome
  • meddling
  • nosy
  • peeping
  • peering
  • prurient
  • prying
  • puzzled
  • questioning
  • scrutinizing
  • searching
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.