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Synonyms for survey
sərˈveɪ; ˈsɜr veɪ, sərˈveɪsur·vey

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Wiktionary

  1. surveynoun

    To inspect, or take a view of; to view with attention, as from a high place; to overlook; as, to stand on a hill, and survey the surrounding country.

    Round he surveys and well might, where he stood, So high above. -John Milton.

    Synonyms:
    prospect

  2. surveynoun

    To view with a scrutinizing eye; to examine.

    With such altered looks, . . . All pale and speechless, he surveyed me round. -John Dryden.

    Synonyms:
    retrospect, examination

  3. surveyverb

    To determine the form, extent, position, etc., of, as a tract of land, a coast, harbor, or the like, by means of linear and angular measurements, and the application of the principles of geometry and trigonometry; as, to survey land or a coast.

    Synonyms:
    poll, review

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. survey

    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, inspect, look, regard, scan, see, stare, view, watch

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. survey

    Synonyms:
    scan, view, inspect, reconnoitre, overlook, scrutinize, examine, superintend, review, contemplate

    Antonyms:
    ignore, miss, disregard, misobserve, misview, overlook

Princeton's WordNet

  1. survey, studynoun

    a detailed critical inspection

    Synonyms:
    cogitation, view, subject, report, resume, discipline, sight, subject area, work, study, sketch, subject field, written report, field, field of study, bailiwick

  2. sketch, survey, resumenoun

    short descriptive summary (of events)

    Synonyms:
    resume, sketch, study, sight, cartoon, view, vignette, curriculum vitae

  3. view, survey, sightverb

    the act of looking or seeing or observing

    "he tried to get a better view of it"; "his survey of the battlefield was limited"

    Synonyms:
    persuasion, wad, peck, ken, plenty, lot, perspective, batch, raft, quite a little, aspect, passel, purview, vision, view, muckle, mass, vista, good deal, study, stack, thought, mountain, pile, position, deal, opinion, prospect, scene, sentiment, panorama, eyeshot, sketch, flock, hatful, mickle, horizon, slew, heap, visual modality, mess, mint, sight, visual sense, spate, tidy sum, resume, great deal, pot

  4. survey, appraiseverb

    consider in a comprehensive way

    "He appraised the situation carefully before acting"

    Synonyms:
    measure, surveil, assess, value, review, appraise, evaluate, go over, follow, valuate

  5. surveyverb

    look over carefully or inspect

    "He surveyed his new classmates"

    Synonyms:
    surveil, follow, go over, appraise, review

  6. surveil, follow, surveyverb

    keep under surveillance

    "The police had been following him for weeks but they could not prove his involvement in the bombing"

    Synonyms:
    take after, watch, watch over, fall out, stick with, keep up, be, comply, succeed, appraise, adopt, observe, play along, abide by, travel along, come after, go over, trace, follow, surveil, accompany, come, postdate, pursue, keep abreast, stick to, espouse, review, conform to, keep an eye on

  7. review, go over, surveyverb

    hold a review (of troops)

    Synonyms:
    refresh, follow, come off, appraise, look back, go over, fall over, check into, check, check over, surveil, check up on, retrospect, check out, suss out, brush up, go off, critique, review, look into, reexamine

  8. surveyverb

    make a survey of; for statistical purposes

    Synonyms:
    surveil, follow, go over, appraise, review

  9. surveyverb

    plot a map of (land)

    Synonyms:
    surveil, follow, go over, appraise, review

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. surveyverb

    Synonyms:
    view, observe, overlook, take a view of

  2. surveyverb

    Synonyms:
    inspect, examine, scrutinize

  3. surveyverb

    Synonyms:
    measure and estimate (as lands or buildings)

  4. surveynoun

    Synonyms:
    view, sight, prospect

  5. surveynoun

    Synonyms:
    inspection, examination, scrutiny

  6. surveynoun

    Synonyms:
    mensuration (to determine areas, contours, &c.), surveying

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How to use survey in a sentence?

  1. Rajalingam Gunalan:

    Out of every 10 fishermen I have surveyed, 7 to 8 have been complaining of a drastic drop in their daily catch. Once this survey is completed, the government is planning to introduce aquaculture (freshwater fish farming) as a viable alternative livelihood for fishermen here.

  2. Skagit County Auditor Sandy Perkins:

    This is not an official government survey, and community members should not feel compelled to answer questions unless they want too.

  3. An Ohio sheriff office:

    Deputies said they used a drone to survey the surrounding area, following tire tracks left behind that led officers to an abandoned house. Ground units then located the ATV covered with brush. End result, one happy kid !

  4. New Yorkers:

    To our knowledge, this is the first such survey in New York City.

  5. Lori Tremmel Freeman:

    In fact, a recent NACCHO survey of rural local health departments notes that 93 % of respondents see e-cigarettes as a public health threat in their community. However, our research also notes that there are real barriers to ensuring that cessation and prevention activities are available in all communities, we urge the administration to work swiftly to adopt this and other measures to address the youth vaping crisis and to support local communities in addressing tobacco use across the board.


Translations for survey

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  • مسحArabic
  • arolwgWelsh
  • Untersuchung, UmfrageGerman
  • campaña topográfica, encuesta, supervisión, informe, inspeccionarSpanish
  • uurimaEstonian
  • بررسیPersian
  • maanmittaus, yleissilmäys, yleiskatsaus, määrittää, tarkkailla, tarkastus, katselmus, tarkastella, katsastaa, kartoitus, katsaus, tarkastaaFinnish
  • arpentage, reconnaissance, sondage, enquête, inspecterFrench
  • suirbhidh, tomhas, tomhaisScottish Gaelic
  • 見渡す, 見廻す, 測量, 見回す, 調査Japanese
  • contemplatioLatin
  • rūritanga, rūri, tiro whānui, weaMāori
  • undersøkelseNorwegian
  • onderzoek, rapporteren, inspectie, onderzoeken, enquête, rapportDutch
  • ankieta, nadzórPolish
  • inspecionar, levantamento, supervisão, investigarPortuguese
  • studiuRomanian
  • обозревать, инспектировать, опрос, межевать, осмотр, межевание, обследование, обозрение, исследование, обзор, инспектирование, обследовать, осматривать, съёмкаRussian
  • zemljomerstvo, земљомерствоSerbo-Croatian
  • inspektion, besiktning, granskningSwedish
  • anketTurkish

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