Search synonyms

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An occupation, career, interest, etc. to which one devotes time and energy
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To question formally, as to elicit facts or information; interrogate:
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To make a search; seek.
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The definition of inquisitive is showing curiosity, or being eager to acquire information.
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(Archaic) Tending to fish out; searching.
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(Slang) Extortion, especially through blackmail
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Safari is defined as a sightseeing journey or hunting expedition, especially in Africa.
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Comb means to thoroughly search for something, or to untangle, clean or straighten using a thin toothed hair styling tool.
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To scrub something in order to clean or polish it.
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An attempting to accomplish or attain
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Of, relating to, or having the function of an inquisitor.
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(Archaic, formal) The act of expiscating; fishing.
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search or seek
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Examining or exploring thoroughly; scrutinizing; thorough
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A sudden raid or military advance.
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An inspection or exploration of an area, especially one made to gather military information.
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To uncover and bring to light by searching. Often used with out:
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The action or fact of perlustrating
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(Intransitive) To search thoroughly and carefully for information, research, dig into, penetrate, fathom, trace out
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To work as a scout
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(Intransitive, medicine) To examine diagnostically.
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To get knowledge of (a subject) or skill in (an art, trade, etc.) by study, experience, instruction, etc.
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To provide with forage; feed
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To rummage or search around, especially for a possible profit.
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To search (a person) for something concealed, especially a weapon, by passing the hands quickly over clothes or through pockets.
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To make heightened efforts to catch a suspect.
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To fish out; to find out by skill or laborious investigation; to search out.
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search or seek
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A close examination of a matter:
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An investigation or inquiry into the truth of some matter
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The act of perusing; studying something carefully.
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Canvass is defined as to carefully examine or discuss something or to go through an area to get votes, orders or survey answers.
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Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
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(Intransitive) To proceed rapidly; to move swiftly.
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To go through (a place) stealing valuables and causing disarray; pillage:
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To reach an intended destination after passing through some process.
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To strike something with great power.
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(Nautical) To arrange (cargo, goods, etc.) in the hold of a ship; to move or rearrange such goods.
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(Metallurgy) To clean (molten metal) by using a substance that will combine chemically with the impurities present
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(Informal) To seek (around) for something; forage
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To examine and sort carefully:
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The definition of survey is to carefully review, make a detailed report of, or measure a piece of land to find out its boundaries.
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(Figuratively) To separate, sift, analyze, or test in this manner.
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The right of a nation at war to stop the merchant ships of neutral nations on the high seas and search them for contraband or the like, the finding of which makes the ship liable to seizure
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An attempting to accomplish or attain
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Chasing and killing animals for sport or to get food.
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An attempt to retrieve data.
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The act of carrying out research.
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(Idiomatic) To hunt for or locate; to search for; to find.
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Thorough inspection of a situation or a case.
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To move (oneself) with effort
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(By extension) To get money from someone using threats.
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To search for or explore (a region) for mineral deposits or oil.
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To go on a quest.
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The definition of a finding is a discovery or the act of discovering, or a small item, such as a button or jewelry, used in making clothing.
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Find is defined as to come across something by chance or to locate something that was once lost.
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To do research; make researches
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To look at very carefully; examine closely; inspect minutely
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To seek information about
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To examine carefully and critically, especially for flaws.
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(Intransitive) To conduct an inquiry or examination.
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To appear to be; seem
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(Nautical) To keep (running rigging) clear, and see that no hitch occurs.
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To travel through an area in examination or survey.
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To make an inquiry about (something); investigate or examine:
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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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Find another word for search. In this page you can discover 87 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for search, like: pursuit, examine, hunt, inquisitive, expiscatory, shakedown, safari, comb, scour, seek and inquisitorial.