Synonyms for inspect

Grammar : Verb
Spell : in-spekt
Phonetic Transcription : ɪnˈspɛkt

Top 10 synonyms for inspect Other synonyms for the word inspect

Définition of inspect

Origin :
  • 1620s, from Latin inspectus, past participle of inspicere "to look into" (see inspection). Related: Inspected; inspecting.
  • verb examine, check
Example sentences :
  • Christine and Palmer Howe came in to see her, and to inspect the balcony, now finished.
  • Extract from : « K » by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • After that she must pin it on, and slip in to stand before his mirror and inspect the result.
  • Extract from : « K » by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • He thanked her with unnecessary effusion and turned to inspect the glassware.
  • Extract from : « The Fortune Hunter » by Louis Joseph Vance
  • You can inspect them when you like, Arthur; now, if you please.'
  • Extract from : « Little Dorrit » by Charles Dickens
  • I told them that the Admiral was going out with us to inspect the lock.
  • Extract from : « City of Endless Night » by Milo Hastings
  • He had knelt to inspect a rude box, when a little sound caused him to turn.
  • Extract from : « Southern Lights and Shadows » by Various
  • Let us inspect the fortifications in the Dardanelles at the beginning of the war in 1914.
  • Extract from : « The Story of the Great War, Volume III (of VIII) » by Various
  • She held them out for Jimmy to inspect, with the first touch of vanity he had seen in her.
  • Extract from : « People of Position » by Stanley Portal Hyatt
  • Inspect what delights you in Plutarch, in Shakspeare, in Cervantes.
  • Extract from : « Essays, First Series » by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • He went to inspect his mare; he was fond and justly proud of her.
  • Extract from : « The Night Riders » by Ridgwell Cullum

Antonyms for inspect

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