This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience. Learn more

Another word for peruse

a-z
Verb
  1. To look at carefully or critically

      1. To direct the steering or course of (a vessel).
      2. In opposition or disagreement; against:
      3. To peruse carefully; study; fix in the memory
      1. To test or check the condition or health of:
      2. To test by carefully questioning in order to find out the knowledge, skill, qualifications, etc. of (a student, witness, job applicant, etc.)
      3. To study or analyze:
      1. (Idiomatic) To look at carefully; to scrutinize; to analyze.
      2. (Rugby) To score a try
      3. (Idiomatic) To create a response or impression.
      1. To examine or review (troops, etc.) officially
      2. To examine carefully and critically, especially for flaws.
      3. To look at carefully; examine critically, esp. in order to detect flaws or errors
      1. To look at very carefully; examine closely; inspect minutely
      2. To examine something with great care.
      3. To audit accounts etc in order to verify them.
      1. To read or look at carefully:
      2. To give attention, thought, or consideration to
      3. To apply oneself to learning, especially by reading:
      1. To determine the location, form, or boundaries of (a tract of land) by measuring the lines and angles in accordance with the principles of geometry and trigonometry
      2. To examine for some specific purpose; inspect or consider carefully; review in detail
      3. To look over the parts, features, or contents of; view broadly:
      1. (Law) To deny formally (an allegation of fact by the opposing party) in a lawsuit.
      2. To cause to move laterally on a pivot; swivel:
      3. To turn (a gun, lathe, etc.) laterally; swivel
      1. To watch (a program, for example) on television.
      2. To think of (something) in a particular way; regard:
      3. To survey or study mentally; consider:
      1. To cover or enclose
      2. (Slang) To look over carefully, esp. in preparation for an intended robbery
      3. To put into or cover with a case; encase.
    See also:

    investigate

Another word for peruse

Verb
  1. To inspect

    See also:

    examine

  2. To read

      1. To quickly inspect something (newspaper, notes) with the eyes
      1. To encode (text, for example) in digital format by means of an optical scanner.
      2. (Radiology) To examine the structure or condition of (an internal bodily organ) with ultrasound, tomography, etc.
      3. To scan verse
      1. To give a quick and superficial reading, scrutiny, or consideration; glance:
      2. To read or glance through (a book, for example) quickly or superficially.
      3. To look at hastily or carelessly; glance through (a book, etc.) without reading word for word
    See also:

    read