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Watchers of the Sky examines the legacy of Raphael Lemkin, the man who succeeded in making genocide an international crime.

His new memoir examines Joplin, demons, riotous—and romantic—antics, and all.

The film examines labor in the U.S. agriculture sector and the “immoral practices” that affect thousands of farmworkers.

The play examines dating in the post HIV/AIDS world, and the stigma that being HIV positive still carries.

In his new book, historian Rick Perlstein examines an America transformed by Watergate, and not entirely for the worse.

He examines the goods with a most indifferent eye, turns them over and over, and finds fault with them.

It takes the god-idea, examines it, and explains it out of existence.

He draws forth a pair of pistols and examines them carefully.

The detective takes them, turns them over in his hand, and examines them closely.

He first examines the work he is to discuss as to its kind, then as to its causes, its title and school of philosophy.


On this page you'll find 82 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to examines, such as: consider, scan, probe, scrutinize, check, and ponder.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.