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Synonyms for inspect
ɪnˈspɛktin·spect

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. inspect

    To see is simply to become conscious of an object of vision; to look is to make a conscious and direct endeavor to see. To behold is to fix the sight and the mind with distinctness and consideration upon something that has come to be clearly before the eyes. We may look without seeing, as in pitch-darkness, and we may see without looking, as in case of a flash of lightning. To gaze is to look intently, long, and steadily upon an object. To glance is to look casually or momentarily. To stare is to look with a fixed intensity such as is the effect of surprise, alarm, or rudeness. To scan is to look at minutely, to note every visible feature. To inspect is to go below the surface, uncover, study item by item. View and survey are comprehensive, survey expressing the greater exactness of measurement or estimate. Watch brings in the element of time and often of wariness; we watch for a movement or change, a signal, the approach of an enemy, etc. Compare APPEAR.

    Synonyms:
    behold, contemplate, descry, discern, gaze, glance, look, regard, scan, see, stare, survey, view, watch

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. inspect

    Synonyms:
    scrutinize, examine, investigate, search, overhaul, look into, supervise

    Antonyms:
    overlook, connive, dismiss, glance, misobserve, misinvestigate, pretermit

Princeton's WordNet

  1. inspectverb

    look over carefully

    "Please inspect your father's will carefully"

    Synonyms:
    scrutinize, scrutinise, audit, visit

  2. visit, inspectverb

    come to see in an official or professional capacity

    "The governor visited the prison"; "The grant administrator visited the laboratory"

    Synonyms:
    confab, natter, bring down, impose, claver, chat, call in, scrutinize, confabulate, chew the fat, jaw, chatter, chit-chat, audit, visit, gossip, call, chitchat, scrutinise, inflict, travel to, shoot the breeze, chaffer, see

  3. audit, scrutinize, scrutinise, inspectverb

    examine carefully for accuracy with the intent of verification

    "audit accounts and tax returns"

    Synonyms:
    audit, scrutinise, take stock, size up, scrutinize, visit

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. inspectverb

    Synonyms:
    examine, scrutinize, investigate, look into, pry into

  2. inspectverb

    Synonyms:
    superintend, oversee

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. inspectverb

    Synonyms:
    examine

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How to use inspect in a sentence?

  1. Janice Okubo:

    It's important to appropriately store, inspect, and wash produce, especially leafy greens.

  2. United States:

    Make no mistake, though : The proof will be in the pudding, this agreement will be meaningful only if The PCAOB actually can inspect and investigate completely audit firms in China.

  3. Ali Mottahari:

    The only work of the Assembly of Experts should not be to elect the Leader, god willing, the leader of the revolution will be alive for many years. But they need to do their own work, to enquire and probe and inspect.

  4. David Michaels:

    Judge Cogan's decision suggests Judge Cogan has no understanding of how OSHA works or the dire situation facing workers who may be exposed to the Covid-19, oSHA is only inspecting a tiny fraction of workplaces where workers have reported uncontrolled exposure, and, even if OSHA did inspect, OSHA has no standard to measure compliance against because Labor Secretary Gene Scalia has refused to issue an Emergency Standard for Covid exposure.

  5. Puchong Rodnikorn:

    Once the sea house reaches the shore, the owner of this house can come to inspect it, as well as come forward to the Thai authorities in order to prove themselves in the legal process.


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    A synonym for "subterranean"
    • A. ulterior
    • B. overt
    • C. overhead
    • D. surface

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