Meaning of inquisitorial
Pronunciation: (in-kwiz"i-tôr'ē-ul, -tōr'-), [key]
- of or pertaining to an inquisitor or inquisition.
- exercising the office of an inquisitor.
- pertaining to a trial with one person or group inquiring into the facts and acting as both prosecutor and judge.
- pertaining to secret criminal prosecutions.
- resembling an inquisitor in harshness or intrusiveness.
- inquisitive; prying.
- inquisitorial (Thesaurus)