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  • verbanalyze, test
  • verbask questions pointedly

synonyms for examines

  • audit
  • check
  • check out
  • consider
  • criticize
  • delve into
  • explore
  • inspect
  • investigate
  • ponder
  • pore over
  • probe
  • read
  • research
  • review
  • scan
  • screen
  • scrutinize
  • study
  • survey
  • try
  • vet
  • view
  • appraise
  • assay
  • canvass
  • case
  • eye
  • finger
  • frisk
  • gun
  • inquire
  • parse
  • peruse
  • prospect
  • prove
  • reconnoiter
  • sift
  • sweep
  • weigh
  • winnow
  • chew over
  • dig into
  • go into
  • go over
  • go through
  • look over
  • look see
  • pat down
  • pick at
  • scope
  • scrutinate
  • search into
  • size up
  • take stock of
  • turn over
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antonyms for examines

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  • approve
  • forget
  • ignore
  • neglect
  • praise
  • overlook
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How to use examines in a sentence

He examines the goods with a most indifferent eye, turns them over and over, and finds fault with them.
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It takes the god-idea, examines it, and explains it out of existence.
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He draws forth a pair of pistols and examines them carefully.
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The detective takes them, turns them over in his hand, and examines them closely.
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He first examines the work he is to discuss as to its kind, then as to its causes, its title and school of philosophy.
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Examines the process of evolution in industry and the stage which it has so far reached.
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She examines the coveted game, walks round it for a moment, then goes away without attempting anything.
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She goes to it, examines it rapidly and returns to the Spider, whom she at length lowers down the tube.
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He admires not the harmony of colouring alone, but he examines by what artifice one colour is a foil to its neighbour.
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The inconsistency of the present position must strike every sensible person who examines it.
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