v [Tn, Tn.pr] (esp military 尤用于军事) question (a soldier, an astronaut, a diplomat, etc) esp about a mission that he has just completed 询问（士兵、宇航员、外交人员等）执行任务的情况
*a debriefing session 情况查询会
* While being debriefed the defector named two double agents. 在询问过程中叛变者供出了两名双重间谍.
* Pilots were debriefed on the bombing raid. 驾驶员汇报了空袭情况. Cf 参看 brief2.
to ask someone questions about a job they have just done or an experience they have just had, in order to gather information
→brief The returning bomber crews were debriefed.>debriefingn[U] a debriefing session