Meaning of 'interrogative'

Find the meaning of the word ‘interrogative’

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Meaning of ‘interrogative’

4 definitions found.



relating to the use of or having the nature of an interrogation

Synonyms: interrogatory


relating to verbs in the so-called interrogative mood

Example: "not all questions have an interrogative construction"


a sentence of inquiry that asks for a reply

Synonyms: question interrogation interrogative sentence


some linguists consider interrogative sentences to constitute a mood

Synonyms: interrogative mood

Source: WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University

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