Probe synonyms

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To observe or inquire into in detail; examine systematically:
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To poke a fire to remove ash or promote burning.
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To test the knowledge of by posing questions:
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To search or examine with continued care; to seek diligently.
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To search for talented people:
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(Internet) To send a private message to (a user on IRC).
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To audit accounts etc in order to verify them.
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1603, John Florio, translating Michel de Montaigne, Essays, II.35:
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To make a search or investigation:
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To distinguish as if separating with a sieve:
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To pry into the private affairs of others, especially by prowling about.
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Test is defined as to participate in or administer an exam or evaluation.
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An inspection or exploration of an area, especially one made to gather military information.
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A specialized sensory organ that projects typically from the head of an animal, esp. an insect
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The jury or group holding such an inquiry
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An investigation or examination
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An investigation or inquiry into the truth of some matter
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To research or make inquiries into something:
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To find out, as by careful study or investigation; unearth
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(Intransitive, medicine) To examine diagnostically.
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To ask questions about (something); investigate or analyze:
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(Intransitive, military) To perform a reconnaissance (of an area; an enemy position); to scout with the aim of gaining information.
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A type of longitudinal wave that originates as the vibration of a medium (such as a person's vocal cords or a guitar string) and travels through gases, liquids, and elastic solids as variations of pressure and density. The loudness of a sound perceived by the ear depends on the amplitude of the sound wave and is measured in decibels, while its pitch depends on its frequency, measured in hertz.
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A complex, interconnected group or system:
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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 heartily begin eating.
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examine physically with or as if with a probe
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Close examination; minute inspection
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To penetrate is to pass into or through something.
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The act of examining or the state of being examined:
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A branch of mathematics concerned with limits and convergence and principally involving differential calculus, integral calculus, sequences, and series.
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To devise, conceive, cook up, plan.
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(Idiomatic) to investigate, explore, or consider
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To cautiously try to ascertain a person's point of view or the nature of a situation by subtle means
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Find another word for probe. In this page you can discover 48 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for probe, like: investigate, investigation, poke, quiz, research, scout, query, scrutinize, search, seek and sift.