interpellate interpellate

Definition(s):

  • (v) question formally about policy or government business

Usage(s):

  1. Calvo had just notified the Government that he planned to interpellate it next day on the riots.
  2. Calvo had just notified the Government that he planned to interpellate it next day on the riots.

Quotes

  1. "We move to defer consideration of the joint resolution as several senators, including the senate president, expressed intention to interpellate the resolution," Zubiri said.
    on Dec 16, 2008 By: Juan Miguel Zubiri Source: GMA news.tv

  2. Drilon said, "Our calendar is up to Friday. We will exert every effort to pass the VAT in the Senate this week," said Drilon, admitting "there are just a couple or 3 more senators who wish to take the floor to interpellate the sponsor. We...
    on Mar 16, 2005 By: Franklin Drilon Source: ABS CBN News

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