Explore synonyms

ĭk-splôr'
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To observe or inquire into in detail; examine systematically:
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To test by carefully questioning in order to find out the knowledge, skill, qualifications, etc. of (a student, witness, job applicant, etc.)
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To separate (a thing, idea, etc.) into its parts so as to find out their nature, proportion, function, interrelationship, etc.
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The act of exploring or searching with a device or instrument:
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To research or make inquiries into something:
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Safari is defined as a sightseeing journey or hunting expedition, especially in Africa.
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(UK, Canada, military slang) Reconnaissance.
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To search or examine with continued care; to seek diligently.
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1603, John Florio, translating Michel de Montaigne, Essays, II.35:
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To search for talented people:
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Test is defined as to participate in or administer an exam or evaluation.
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The act or process of investigating:
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An inspection or exploration of an area, especially one made to gather military information.
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The action of looking forward into the future. Formed by analogy with retrospection. Not in common use, but there is some modern use and the OED gives citation back to the 19th and 17th centuries.
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Inquire is defined as to look into something, to ask a question or to ask for information.
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(Idiomatic) to investigate, explore, or consider
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To prove by experiment; to apply a test to, for the purpose of determining the quality; to examine; to prove; to test.
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(--- Informal) To move swiftly:
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The act of examining or the state of being examined:
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Notably penetrating, or ranging over for purposes of (especially geographical) discovery
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An act or instance of reconnoitering.
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A particular view; an examination, especially an official examination, of all the parts or particulars of a thing, with a design to ascertain the condition, quantity, or quality; as, a survey of the stores of a ship; a survey of roads and bridges; a survey of buildings.
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To ask questions of; interrogate; enquire; ask for information.
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To obtain or unearth by digging:
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To explore for mineral deposits or oil.
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A judicial inquiry, as a coroner's investigation of a death
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To plan (something) in detail:
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To travel across, often under difficult conditions.
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