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synonyms for investigatory

  • examining
  • heuristic
  • interested
  • interrogative
  • probing
  • prying
  • questioning
  • searching
  • Socratic
  • analytical
  • catechistic
  • doubtful
  • fact-finding
  • inquisitive
  • investigative
  • nosy
  • outward-looking
  • quizzical
  • speculative
  • studious

antonyms for investigatory

MOST RELEVANT
  • disinterested
  • incurious
  • unskeptical
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How to use investigatory in a sentence

Lasers aren’t the only way to investigate supernova physics in the lab.
GIANT LASERS HELP RE-CREATE SUPERNOVAS’ EXPLOSIVE, MYSTERIOUS PHYSICSEMILY CONOVERNOVEMBER 12, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
In November 2000, associates say, Cardoso was investigating another multimillion-dollar bank fraud and subsequent cover-up.
THE DEATH OF A JOURNALIST — AND A FREE PRESS — IN MOZAMBIQUEEROMO EGBEJULENOVEMBER 12, 2020OZY
If you’re still in doubt, check out BuzzFeed News’ database investigating allegations of voter fraud — many are labeled as fake, false, or misleading.
REPORT: ELECTION OFFICIALS FIND NO EVIDENCE OF WIDESPREAD VOTER FRAUDBENJAMIN ROSENBERGNOVEMBER 11, 2020VOX
Webb investigated the phenomenon and traced the issue to two plants in Indiana and Iowa.
WHAT REALLY HAPPENED DURING THE ‘KENTUCKY MEAT SHOWER’?POPSCI STAFFNOVEMBER 11, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
This post investigates seasonal marketing statistics of the past few years and provides some eye-opening insights from SimilarWeb’s Digital Marketing Intelligence that helps plan your seasonal marketing.
HOLIDAY MARKETING: GET THE DATA THAT PUTS YOU AHEAD OF THE COMPETITIONSARAH MEHLMANNOVEMBER 10, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
Police are investigating a report that razor blades were taped to the bottom of a political sign in Arlington, Va.
ARLINGTON POLICE INVESTIGATE REPORT OF RAZOR BLADES TAPED TO POLITICAL SIGNRACHEL WEINERNOVEMBER 5, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Psilocybin is just one of several so-called psychedelics currently being investigated for use in treating various mental health conditions.
OREGON JUST VOTED TO LEGALIZE MAGIC MUSHROOMS. HERE’S WHAT THAT ACTUALLY MEANS.RACHEL FELTMANNOVEMBER 5, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The San Diego Police Department is investigating both shootings.
BORDER REPORT: TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS ARE TAKING A TOLL ON BUSINESSESMAYA SRIKRISHNANNOVEMBER 2, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
He and his colleagues have recently begun investigating how effective air purifiers are at removing small particles like aerosols from the air.
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The complaint was unsubstantiated, which Halliburton is appealing on his belief that regulators didn’t thoroughly investigate.
SACRAMENTO REPORT: ENFORCEMENT QUESTIONS LOOM OVER SCHOOLS, NURSING HOMESKARA GRANT AND JARED WHITLOCKOCTOBER 30, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
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WORDS RELATED TO INVESTIGATORY

  • Socratic
  • analytical
  • catechistic
  • doubtful
  • examining
  • fact-finding
  • heuristic
  • inquisitive
  • interested
  • interrogative
  • investigative
  • investigatory
  • nosy
  • outward-looking
  • probing
  • prying
  • questioning
  • quizzical
  • searching
  • speculative
  • studious
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.