Engelsk ordbog

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Engelsk udsagnsord: examine

1. examine (om erkendelse) consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAnalyze a sonnet by Shakespeare.
Analyze the evidence in a criminal trial.
Analyze your real motives.

Eksempler på anvendelseSam and Sue examine the movie

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)analyse, analyze, canvas, canvass, study

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mere specifikke termeranatomize, appraise, assay, audit, check, check into, check out, check over, check up on, compare, consider, diagnose, diagnose, follow, go over, inspect, investigate, look at, look into, look into, name, reexamine, review, screen, scrutinise, scrutinize, sieve, sift, survey, survey, suss out, trace, view

2. examine (om opfattelse) observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe customs agent examined the baggage.
I must see your passport before you can enter the country.

Eksempler på anvendelseThe customs agents examine the bags for drugs

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)see

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mere specifikke termerauscultate, autopsy, candle, check, glance over, inspect, look, peruse, rake, run down, scan, scan, scrutinise, scrutinize, search, search, size up, skim, survey, take stock, x-ray

Kan forårsagelook

3. examine (om kommunikation) question or examine thoroughly and closely

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)probe

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termerinvestigate, look into

Mere specifikke termerenquire, hear, inquire, investigate, re-examine, try

4. examine (om kommunikation) question closely

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody PP

Mindre specifikke termerquery, question

Mere specifikke termercatechise, catechize, cross examine, cross question, grill, quiz, test

5. examine (om adfærd) put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis approach has been tried with good results.
Test this recipe.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)essay, prove, test, try, try out

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerevaluate, judge, pass judgment

Mere specifikke termercontrol, field-test, float, verify

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