percontatorial love

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  • adj. Given to or characterised by the asking of questions, especially open-ended ones (percontations).

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First attested in 1853; formed as the Latin percontāt- (the perfect active participial stem of percontor, “I inquire”, “I interrogate”; also the perfect passive participial stem of its by-form, percontō) + the English -orial (= -ory + -al).

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