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Synonyms for dissect
dɪˈsɛkt, daɪ-dis·sect

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  1. dissect

    Synonyms:
    take to pieces, anatomize, scrutinize, investigate

    Antonyms:
    grasp, comprehend, slur, skim, unite, integrate, organize, compound, collocate, conjoin, confound

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dissectverb

    cut open or cut apart

    "dissect the bodies for analysis"

    Synonyms:
    take apart, analyse, break down, analyze

  2. analyze, analyse, break down, dissect, take apartverb

    make a mathematical, chemical, or grammatical analysis of; break down into components or essential features

    "analyze a specimen"; "analyze a sentence"; "analyze a chemical compound"

    Synonyms:
    go, examine, conk out, give way, psychoanalyse, discerp, dismantle, psychoanalyze, disassemble, break down, collapse, dismember, crush, canvass, analyse, break, take apart, study, lose it, snap, crumble, decompose, break up, die, tumble, break apart, canvas, analyze, fail, give out, crumple, go bad

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  1. dissectverb

    Synonyms:
    anatomize, cut in pieces

  2. dissectverb

    Synonyms:
    analyze, scrutinize, sift, examine, investigate, explore, lay open

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How to use dissect in a sentence?

  1. Matt Chapman:

    You have to win, we can’t really dissect it too much. It’s too late in the season for that. The pressure is on now. We’ve got to win every game from here on out, or at least that’s the attitude.

  2. Jordan Kushner:

    The end results speak for themselves.We are currently focused on [Thompson’s current] trial and do not have time to dissect these police reports from 10-18 years ago. it's a shame that there's no concern about due process.

  3. Francis Bacon:

    For those who intend to discover and to understand, not to indulge in conjectures and soothsaying, and rather than contrive imitation and fabulous worlds plan to look deep into the nature of the real world and to dissect it -- for them everything must be sought in things themselves.

  4. David Shulkin:

    When there's time to look back upon the situation and we dissect the response, I think the big deficiency is going to be the fact that we were not prepared for testing.

  5. Lim Kit Siang:

    All Malaysians should study and dissect the most astonishing interview given by Najib on the 1MDB scandal with Reuters, i do not believe that Najib is so stupid, incompetent or ignorant, which only means he was lying through his teeth in his interview with Reuters.


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