T The Indagator's Notebook
Tips - Techniques - Perspectives
Intelligence agents and others who do in-depth research are called Indagators. They ask the hard questions, the
who, what, when and where of an event that is often missing from social media and other questionable sources.
BECCA Indagators have always been an important resource.
/verb (used with object), in·da·gat·ed, in·da·gat·ing. Archaic.
to investigate; research.
1615–25; < Latin indāgātus, past participle of indāgāre to track down, verbal derivative of indāgō ring of beaters, nets, etc., for trapping game, equivalent to ind-, by-form of in- in-2 (see endo-) + -āgō, derivative of agere to drive (cf. ambages)
(Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2013.)