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third degree

noun as in exhaustive questioning

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Bigamy, or having multiple active marriage licenses, is a third-degree felony in Utah.

It's a third-degree felony to tape someone without their permission in Florida.

Last week Florida brought third-degree felony hazing charges against 11 people, mostly students, in the death of Champion.

Tarnopolski was charged with third-degree criminal sexual conduct—an offense punishable by up to 15 years in prison.

As a teenager, a magnesium flare exploded and left 70 percent of his body covered in third-degree burns.

I had one terrible time in third-degree stuff and have put him away for the night.

And that's the only reason why the so-called third-degree inquisitions are to be tolerated.

Hence it is that we are all meaters, perforce, but not all of us are third-degree-removed cannibals.


On this page you'll find 26 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to third-degree, such as: cross-examination, cross-interrogation, cross-questioning, grilling, inquisition, and interrogation.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.