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Another word for test

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Noun
  1. A procedure that ascertains effectiveness, value, proper function, or other quality

      1. The result of such an analysis.
      2. The result or report of such an analysis
      3. A substance to be thus tested or analyzed
      1. A written composition of moderate length exploring a particular issue or subject.
      2. A short literary composition of an analytical, interpretive, or reflective kind, dealing with its subject in a nontechnical, limited, often unsystematic way and, usually, expressive of the author's outlook and personality
      3. A testing or trial of the value or nature of a thing:
      1. (Printing) A trial sheet of printed material that is made to be checked and corrected.
      2. (Engraving) A trial impression taken from a plate, block, or stone
      3. A trial photographic print.
      1. A formal examination of the facts of a case by a court of law to decide the validity of a charge or claim
      2. The act or process of testing, trying, or putting to the proof:
      3. An instance of such a proceeding:
      1. A test of the suitability or effectiveness of a person or thing, especially of a performer (an audition)
      2. An opportunity to prove, or a test to determine, fitness for a place on an athletic team, a role in a play, etc.
      3. A trial run
    See also:

    investigate

  2. An operation employed to resolve an uncertainty

      1. The process of conducting such a test; experimentation.
      2. A test under controlled conditions that is made to demonstrate a known truth, examine the validity of a hypothesis, or determine the efficacy of something previously untried.
      3. A test or trial of something
      1. The conducting of experiments
      2. The act, process, or practice of experimenting.
      1. A formal examination of the facts of a case by a court of law to decide the validity of a charge or claim
      2. The act or process of testing, trying, or putting to the proof:
      3. An instance of such a proceeding:
    See also:

    investigate

  3. A set of questions or exercises designed to determine knowledge or skill

    See also:

    investigate

  4. A means by which individuals are compared and judged

      1. A standard by which something can be measured or judged:
      2. A surveyor's mark made on a stationary object of previously determined position and elevation and used as a reference point, as in geologic surveys or tidal observations.
      1. A standard, rule, or test by which something can be judged; measure of value
      2. A standard, rule, or test on which a judgment or decision can be based.
      1. A measure of the fineness of a knitted or crocheted fabric
      2. A standard dimension, quantity, or capacity, as:
      3. A standard measure or scale of measurement
      1. A Plimsoll mark.
      2. A recognized standard of quality:
      3. A specific model, type, or iteration, as of a product or machine, especially when part of a series. Usually used with a number:
      1. A reference standard or sample used for the quantitative comparison of properties:
      2. Any standard of valuation, comparison, judgment, etc.; criterion
      3. An instrument for measuring, or a container of standard capacity
      1. A degree or level of requirement, excellence, or attainment:
      2. Something established for use as a rule or basis of comparison in measuring or judging capacity, quantity, content, extent, value, quality, etc.
      3. The type, model, or example commonly or generally accepted or adhered to; criterion set for usages or practices
      1. An excellent quality or example that is used to test the excellence or genuineness of others:
      2. A hard black stone, such as jasper or basalt, formerly used to test the quality of gold or silver by comparing the streak left on the stone by one of these metals with that of a standard alloy.
      3. A standard of comparison or evaluation.
      1. A graduated stick or rod one yard in length, used in measuring
      2. A test, standard, or model used in measurement, comparison, or judgment.
      3. (Figuratively) A standard to which other measurements or comparisons are judged.
    See also:

    usual

Adjective
  1. Constituting a tentative model for future experiment or development

    See also:

    start

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

  2. To subject to a test of knowledge or skill

      1. To question formally, as to elicit facts or information; interrogate:
      2. To look at or into critically or methodically in order to find out the facts, condition, etc. of; investigate; inspect; scrutinize; inquire into
      3. To test or check the condition or health of:
      1. To ask questions of
      2. (Now Rare) To look at, often specif., inquisitively, teasingly, etc.
      3. (Obs.) To make fun of
    See also:

    investigate

  3. To engage in experiments

    See also:

    investigate

Another word for test

Noun
  1. A check for adequacy

  2. A formal examination

      1. A practical joke; hoax
      2. A questioning or inquiry.
      3. A questioning; esp., a short oral or written examination to test knowledge
      1. A written or printed form used in gathering information on some subject or subjects, consisting of a set of questions to be submitted to one or more persons
      1. A short literary composition on a single subject, usually presenting the personal view of the author.
      2. A written composition of moderate length exploring a particular issue or subject.
      3. A testing or trial of the value or nature of a thing:
Verb