HyperDic: inspect

English > 3 senses of the word inspect:
VERBperceptioninspectlook over carefully
motioninspect, visitcome to see in an official or professional capacity
cognitioninspect, audit, scrutinize, scrutiniseexamine carefully for accuracy with the intent of verification
inspect > pronunciation
Soundsihnspeh'kt
Rhymesabject ... wrecked: 66 rhymes with ehkt...
English > inspect: 3 senses > verb 1, perception
Meaninglook over carefully.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
ModelThe customs agents inspect the bags for drugs
Example"Please inspect your father's will carefully"
Narrowercaselook over, usually with the intention to rob
perambulatemake an official inspection on foot of (the bounds of a property)
review, go over, surveyhold a review (of troops)
vetExamine carefully
Broaderexamine, seeobserve, check out, and look over carefully or inspect
Spanishinspeccionar, registrar
Catalanescorcollar, inspeccionar, perquirir, registrar
English > inspect: 3 senses > verb 2, motion
MeaningCome to see in an official or professional capacity.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymvisit
Spanishinspeccionar, registrar, visitar
Catalaninspeccionar, registrar, visitar
Nounsinspectiona formal or official examination
English > inspect: 3 senses > verb 3, cognition
MeaningExamine carefully for accuracy with the intent of verification.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsaudit, scrutinize, scrutinise
Broaderanalyze, analyse, study, examine, canvassConsider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning / meaning
Spanishauditar, controlar, escrutar, escudriñar, examinar, inspeccionar, registrar
Catalanauditar, escrutar, inspeccionar, registrar
Nounsinspectoran investigator who observes / observes carefully

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