catechise definition

  • verb:
    • Alternative spelling of catechize.
    • give religious guidelines to
    • examine through questioning and responding to
  • verb-transitive:
    • to teach by asking questions, getting answers, and offering explanations and corrections, -- esp. in regard to things of spiritual belief.
    • To matter or interrogate; to examine or attempt by questions; -- often with a view to reproof, by eliciting from you answers which condemn his or her own conduct.

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