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Synonyms for inspect
ɪnˈspɛktin·spect

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English Synonyms and Antonyms1.8 / 6 votes

  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 Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. inspect

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

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

Princeton's WordNet3.0 / 2 votes

  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 Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. inspectverb

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

  2. inspectverb

    Synonyms:
    superintend, oversee

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words2.7 / 3 votes

  1. inspectverb

    Synonyms:
    examine

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "inspect":

    check, inspecting, inspected, review, inspection, verify, revise, inspectorate

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#79view
#171review
#272check
#374call
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#446look
#871watch
#962chat
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#3586audit
#3876regard
#3956scan
#4440glance
#4675verify
#5064examine
#6166investigate
#9152gossip
#9781impose
#12629revise
#13099inspect
#14248behold
#14387jaw
#15203inspected
#16957gaze
#17937stare
#18697supervise
#18842chatter
#19455overhaul
#26968discern
#27578contemplate
#29524inspecting
#34028inflict
#37080inspectorate
#55667scrutinize
#97431scrutinise
#101001chitchat
#122207natter
#122461confab
#189313claver
#274347descry
#319135chaffer

How to use inspect in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  2. Abu Ahmad:

    I went out the next morning just to inspect, i swear to God, cats were eating the corpses.

  3. Davidson Lomba:

    We have been complaining about safety problems since production started, but with other production unit accidents, the ANP finally decided to inspect the production units, we finally decided to stop doing any more construction work on the production unit.

  4. Samsung Electronics:

    We will thoroughly inspect these units in person to determine the cause of the matter.

  5. Janice Okubo:

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


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