The way we use questions reveals much about us.
As with any tool, questions can be used for great good, or great harm.
For your consideration, some parallel continua of inquisitorial status:
Non-Inquisitors< >Malicious Inquisitors< >Genuine Inquisitors
Disinterested < > Manipulative < > Curious
Clueless < > Fearful < > Searching
Ignorant < > Arrogant < > Honest
Indifferent < > Accusatory < > Empathetic
Incompetent < > Manipulative < > Collaborative
Apathetic < > Taking < > Contributing
Detached < > Divisive < > Empowering
You get the idea...