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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To look closely into something, examine in detail.

Usage examples (36)
  • The major task of the twentieth century will be to explore the unconscious, to investigate the subsoil of the mind.
  • Let's investigate the syntax of Chinese
  • Yes the Kean Commission did "investigate" 9/11, and the word investigate is used in the loosest definition of the word.
  • Something I am starting to investigate is the historical Wobblie movement. for more
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