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Synonyms for Inquisition

Synonyms for Inquisition

a seeking of knowledge, data, or the truth about something

Words related to Inquisition

a former tribunal of the Roman Catholic Church (1232-1820) created to discover and suppress heresy

a severe interrogation (often violating the rights or privacy of individuals)

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Surprising as it may have seemed to Marrano victims of persecution by the Catholic Inquisition, to the English Jews seemed rather similar to their oppressors.
If the Catholic Inquisitions Were Still Active, This Book Would Be Banned, Burned and the Author Executed
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