Student Thesaurus

One entry found for examine.
Entry Word: examine
Function: verb
Text: 1 to put a series of questions to <the defense attorney was eager to examine her star witness>
Synonyms grill, interrogate, pump, query, question, quiz
Related Words debrief; cross-examine; catechize; annoy, harass, hound, pester
Phrases give the third degree to
2 to look over closely (as for judging quality or condition) <the customer examined the antique piece of furniture from top to bottom before purchasing it> -- see INSPECT