Translation of inquisition in Spanish:

inquisition

Pronunciation: /ˌɪnkwəˈzɪʃən; ˌɪnkwɪˈzɪʃən/

n

  • 1.1 (severe questioning) interrogatorio (m), inquisición (f)
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    • And as their coach and captain faced the first questions of a lengthy inquisition, the atmosphere was distinctly funereal.
    • He attempted to head off my questions with inquisitions about the trip.
    • Already there are signs that he is wearying of questions about next year's duel with the Americans but the bad news for the Largs-born player is that the inquisition will intensify with each month.
    1.2the Inquisition la Inquisición the Spanish Inquisition la (Santa) Inquisición, el Santo Oficio

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