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interrogative

in·ter·rog·a·tive

interrogative

 
pronunciation:
In t ra g tihv
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
features:
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: in grammar, of, relating to, forming, or being a question.
interrogative sentences
definition 2: having the characteristics or effect of a question.
an interrogative look
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: in grammar, a word, phrase, or other construction typically used in a question, such as "when?" or "for what reason?".
definition 2: a phrase or sentence that functions as a question.
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derivation: interrogatively (adv.)
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