Nouns (20)
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study, survey
n. a detailed critical inspection
study, sketch
n. preliminary drawing for later elaboration; "he made several studies before starting to paint"
study
n. a room used for reading and writing and studying; "he knocked lightly on the closed door of the study"
study
n. a state of deep mental absorption; "she is in a deep study"
work, study
n. applying the mind to learning and understanding a subject (especially by reading); "mastering a second language requires a lot of work"; "no schools offer graduate study in interior design"
study, cogitation
n. attentive consideration and meditation; "after much cogitation he rejected the offer"
field of study, subject field, subject area, bailiwick, study, field, subject, discipline
n. a branch of knowledge; "in what discipline is his doctorate?"; "teachers should be well trained in their subject"; "anthropology is the study of human beings"
study
n. a composition intended to develop one aspect of the performer's technique; "a study in spiccato bowing"
study
n. someone who memorizes quickly and easily (as the lines for a part in a play); "he is a quick study"
Verbs (18)
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take, read, study, learn
v. be a student of a certain subject; "She is reading for the bar exam"
hit the books, study
v. learn by reading books; "He is studying geology in his room"; "I have an exam next week; I must hit the books now"
study
v. be a student; follow a course of study; be enrolled at an institute of learning
canvas, analyse, canvass, examine, study, analyze
v. consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning; "analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare"; "analyze the evidence in a criminal trial"; "analyze your real motives"
contemplate, meditate, study
v. think intently and at length, as for spiritual purposes; "He is meditating in his study"
consider, study
v. give careful consideration to; "consider the possibility of moving"
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Adjectives (0)
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Fuzzynyms (167)
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vocation, calling, career
n. the particular occupation for which you are trained
investigating, investigation
n. the work of inquiring into something thoroughly and systematically
inquest
n. an inquiry into the cause of an unexpected death
probe
n. an investigation conducted using a flexible surgical instrument to explore an injury or a body cavity
analysis
n. an investigation of the component parts of a whole and their relations in making up the whole
poll
n. the counting of votes (as in an election)
run, trial, test
n. the act of testing something; "in the experimental trials the amount of carbon was measured separately"; "he called each flip of the coin a new trial"
trial, test
n. the act of undergoing testing; "he survived the great test of battle"; "candidates must compete in a trial of skill"
business office, office
n. place of business where professional or clerical duties are performed; "he rented an office in the new building"
studio apartment, studio
n. an apartment with a living space and a bathroom and a small kitchen
canvass, canvas
n. an oil painting on canvas fabric
bema, sanctuary, chancel
n. area around the altar of a church for the clergy and choir; often enclosed by a lattice or railing
illustration
n. a visual representation (a picture or diagram) that is used make some subject more pleasing or easier to understand
photo, photograph, exposure
n. a picture of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material
view, scene
n. graphic art consisting of the graphic or photographic representation of a visual percept; "he painted scenes from everyday life"; "figure 2 shows photographic and schematic views of the equipment"
picture, painting
n. graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface; "a small painting by Picasso"; "he bought the painting as an investment"; "his pictures hang in the Louvre"
portrait
n. a painting of a person's face
schematic drawing, schematic
n. diagram of an electrical or mechanical system
thoughtfulness
n. the trait of thinking carefully before acting
attention
n. the faculty or power of mental concentration; "keeping track of all the details requires your complete attention"
rumination
n. regurgitation of small amounts of food; seen in some infants after feeding
deliberation, calculation
n. planning something carefully and intentionally; "it was the deliberation of his act that was insulting"
public opinion poll, opinion poll, canvass, poll
n. an inquiry into public opinion conducted by interviewing a random sample of people
idea, approximation, estimation, estimate
n. an approximate calculation of quantity or degree or worth; "an estimate of what it would cost"; "a rough idea how long it would take"
opinion, notion, belief, feeling, impression
n. a vague idea in which some confidence is placed; "his impression of her was favorable"; "what are your feelings about the crisis?"; "it strengthened my belief in his sincerity"; "I had a feeling that she was lying"
article of faith, strong belief, conviction
n. an unshakable belief in something without need for proof or evidence
thought, view, persuasion, sentiment, opinion
n. a personal belief or judgment that is not founded on proof or certainty; "my opinion differs from yours"; "I am not of your persuasion"; "what are your thoughts on Haiti?"
vox populi, popular opinion, public opinion, opinion
n. a belief or sentiment shared by most people; the voice of the people; "he asked for a poll of public opinion"
discourse
n. extended verbal expression in speech or writing
treatise
n. a formal exposition
poring over, studying, perusing, perusal
n. reading carefully with intent to remember
graphical record, graph
n. a visual representation of the relations between certain quantities plotted with reference to a set of axes
discourse, treatment, discussion
n. an extended communication (often interactive) dealing with some particular topic; "the book contains an excellent discussion of modal logic"; "his treatment of the race question is badly biased"
report card, report
n. a written evaluation of a student's scholarship and deportment; "his father signed his report card"
mull over, excogitate, think over, chew over, speculate, ruminate, mull, reflect, muse, contemplate, ponder, meditate
v. reflect deeply on a subject; "I mulled over the events of the afternoon"; "philosophers have speculated on the question of God for thousands of years"; "The scientist must stop to observe and start to excogitate"
mull over, excogitate, think over, chew over, speculate, ruminate, mull, reflect, muse, contemplate, ponder, meditate
v. reflect deeply on a subject; "I mulled over the events of the afternoon"; "philosophers have speculated on the question of God for thousands of years"; "The scientist must stop to observe and start to excogitate"
reason
v. think logically; "The children must learn to reason"
explore
v. examine (organs) for diagnostic purposes
examine minutely, explore
v. examine minutely
explore, search, research
v. inquire into; "the students had to research the history of the Second World War for their history project"; "He searched for information on his relatives on the web"; "Scientists are exploring the nature of consciousness"
explore
v. travel to or penetrate into; "explore unknown territory in biology"
pass judgment, judge, evaluate
v. form a critical opinion of; "I cannot judge some works of modern art"; "How do you evaluate this grant proposal?" "We shouldn't pass judgment on other people"
valuate, value, appraise, assess, evaluate, measure
v. evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of; "I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional"; "access all the factors when taking a risk"
go over, survey, review
v. hold a review (of troops)
go for, hope
v. intend with some possibility of fulfilment; "I hope to have finished this work by tomorrow evening"
propose, project
v. present for consideration, examination, criticism, etc.; "He proposed a new plan for dealing with terrorism"; "She proposed a new theory of relativity"
propose, purport, purpose, aim
v. propose or intend; "I aim to arrive at noon"
examine, probe
v. question or examine thoroughly and closely
criticise, criticize
v. act as a critic; "Those who criticize others often are not perfect, either"
critique, review
v. appraise critically; "She reviews books for the New York Times"; "Please critique this performance"
research
v. attempt to find out in a systematically and scientific manner; "The student researched the history of that word"
view
v. look at carefully; study mentally; "view a problem"
look
v. have a certain outward or facial expression; "How does she look?"; "The child looks unhappy"; "She looked pale after the surgery"
see, examine
v. observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect; "The customs agent examined the baggage"; "I must see your passport before you can enter the country"
scan
v. examine minutely or intensely; "the surgeon scanned the X-ray"
peruse
v. examine or consider with attention and in detail; "Please peruse this report at your leisure"
peruse
v. examine or consider with attention and in detail; "Please peruse this report at your leisure"
scrutinise, take stock, size up, scrutinize
v. to look at critically or searchingly, or in minute detail; "he scrutinized his likeness in the mirror"
scrutinise, take stock, size up, scrutinize
v. to look at critically or searchingly, or in minute detail; "he scrutinized his likeness in the mirror"
look, search
v. search or seek; "We looked all day and finally found the child in the forest"; "Look elsewhere for the perfect gift!"
contemplate
v. look at thoughtfully; observe deep in thought; "contemplate one's navel"
inspect
v. look over carefully; "Please inspect your father's will carefully"
attend
v. to accompany as a circumstance or follow as a result; "Menuhin's playing was attended by a 15-minute standing ovation"
canvas, canvass, poll
v. get the opinions (of people) by asking specific questions
keep an eye on, watch over, follow, observe, watch
v. follow with the eyes or the mind; "Keep an eye on the baby, please!"; "The world is watching Sarajevo"; "She followed the men with the binoculars"
test, screen
v. test or examine for the presence of disease or infection; "screen the blood for the HIV virus"
obey
v. be obedient to
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Antonyms (9)
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glint, peek, glance
v. throw a glance at; take a brief look at; "She only glanced at the paper"; "I only peeked--I didn't see anything interesting"
glint, peek, glance
v. throw a glance at; take a brief look at; "She only glanced at the paper"; "I only peeked--I didn't see anything interesting"
glint, peek, glance
v. throw a glance at; take a brief look at; "She only glanced at the paper"; "I only peeked--I didn't see anything interesting"
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Parts Of Speech
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  • Verbs
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  • Adverbs
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  • Adjectives
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Relationships
  • Fuzzynyms
    167
  • Synonyms
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  • Antonyms
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