Derived from an extreme form of police interrogation of the same name, its a phrase people use to describe a situation where you are being asked a series of many questions.
by Bama Self June 12, 2006
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to question in a harsh way and forceful way
The interrogator gave the witness the third degree.

When Ben thought his girlfriend was cheating on him, he gave her the third degree.
by DCarma June 08, 2006
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Derived from an extreme form of police interrogation of the same name, its a phrase people use to describe a situation where you are being asked a series many questions.
by Bama Self June 04, 2006
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A term derived from Freemasonry in which a member, in order to attend Masonic meetings, would have to pass an examination proving he is a Third Degree or Master Mason. The term has been popularized by Masons but has been adapted and loosely applied to nearly anything that requires an examination or questioning, particularly when the questioning is intensive.
I went out last night and when I got home, my girlfriend gave me the third degree.
by SoulReal December 09, 2013
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To intensely cross-examine or interrogate someone.
"I explained to him what company policy was, but he wouldn't listen. He really gave me the third degree"
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A large tear recieved during childbirth. often reffered to as a wizards sleeve. It can be very traumatic to the vaginal region if not treated straight away. some scarring does occur and can re-tear if a big throbbing fellow is recieved.
friend.. "how was it?"
sam..."it was fine i only got a third degree tear"
friend..."woah he tore you good"
by Alfredo Griffin December 12, 2010
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A burn so hard that the target is just speechless. often people will call them out for it
Tom and Bob went to the dog fight.

Tom: Hi Bob.
Bob: Aye Tom, sup.
Tom: Nothing much, you?
Bob: Well, are you here to enter that tiny dog of yours in? Its so small! It wouldn't do anything!
Tom: that's what your girlfriend said to you last night!
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James: Lets get this guy to the burn ward, looks like he's got a third degree burn!
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