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Synonyms for examination
ɪgˌzæm əˈneɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. examination, scrutiny(noun)

    the act of examining something closely (as for mistakes)

    Synonyms:
    scrutiny, exam, examen, interrogation, test, interrogatory, testing

  2. examination, exam, test(noun)

    a set of questions or exercises evaluating skill or knowledge

    "when the test was stolen the professor had to make a new set of questions"

    Synonyms:
    scrutiny, tryout, psychometric test, trial, mental test, exam, examen, interrogation, mental testing, test, run, interrogatory, trial run, testing

  3. interrogation, examination, interrogatory(noun)

    formal systematic questioning

    Synonyms:
    scrutiny, enquiry, test, exam, examen, interrogation, query, inquiry, interrogatory, interrogative sentence, interrogative, question, testing

  4. examen, examination(noun)

    a detailed inspection of your conscience (as done daily by Jesuits)

    Synonyms:
    scrutiny, exam, examen, interrogation, test, interrogatory, testing

  5. examination, testing(noun)

    the act of giving students or candidates a test (as by questions) to determine what they know or have learned

    Synonyms:
    scrutiny, exam, examen, interrogation, test, interrogatory, testing

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. examination(n.)

    Synonyms:
    inspection, observation

  2. examination(n.)

    Synonyms:
    inquiry, search, research, scrutiny, investigation, inquisition

  3. examination(n.)

    Synonyms:
    trial by questions (in order to elicit truth or to test qualifications)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. examination(n)

    Synonyms:
    inquiry, autopsy, scrutiny, inspection, investigation, audit, inquest, reconnoissance, inquisition, recension, probing, review

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. examination

    Synonyms:
    Physical examination

How to pronounce examination?

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How to say examination in sign language?

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How to use examination in a sentence?

  1. Dr. Dale E. Turner:

    In all the work we do, our most valuable asset can be the attitude of self-examination. It is forgivable to make mistakes, but to stand fast behind a wall of self-righteousness and make the same mistake twice is not forgivable.

  2. Gregory Jones:

    Certainly, something of this nature that's not identified on repeat examination is a miss.

  3. Rostin Behnam:

    All risk analysis, including risk derived from climate change, must include a holistic examination of the systemic relationships throughout all of our financial markets.

  4. Warren Truss:

    I understand that the photographs that are available are of such detail that it may be possible to make an identification without further physical examination.

  5. Ion Bodrug:

    After a preliminary examination we realized we were talking about Uranium-238, an extremely dangerous radioactive substance used to make 'dirty' nuclear bombs.


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