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Another word for examine

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Verb
  1. To look at carefully or critically

    See also:

    investigate

  2. To study closely or systematically

    See also:

    investigate

  3. To subject to a procedure that ascertains effectiveness, value, proper function, or other quality

  4. To subject to a test of knowledge or skill

    See also:

    investigate

  5. To put a question to (someone)

    See also:

    ask

Another word for examine

Synonym Study

  • Scan , in its earlier, stricter sense, implies close scrutiny, but in current usage, it more frequently connotes a quick, rather superficial survey to scan the headlines
  • Inspect implies close, critical observation, esp. for detecting errors, flaws, etc. to inspect a building for fire hazards
  • Scrutinize implies a looking over carefully and searchingly in order to observe the minutest details he slowly scrutinized the bank note
  • Examine suggests close observation or investigation to determine the condition, quality, validity, etc. of something examined thoroughly by a doctor