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survey

noun

1 survey

A detailed critical inspection.

synonym: study.

Roget 609: choice, option; discretion etc. (volition) 600; preoption; alternative; dilemma, embarras de choix [Fr.]; adoption, cooptation; novation; decision ... show more

Roget 466: measurement, admeasurement, mensuration, survey, valuation, appraisement, assessment, assize; estimate, estimation; dead reckoning, reckoning etc. ... show more

Roget 463: experiment; essay etc. (attempt) 675; analysis etc. (investigation) 461; screen; trial, tentative method, t=atonnement.    verification, ... show more

Dutch: onderzoek, studie, opinieonderzoek, ondervraging, enquĂȘte
Polish: ekspertyza



2 survey

Short descriptive summary (of events).

synonyms: resume, sketch.

3 survey

The act of looking or seeing or observing:
— His survey of the battlefield was limited.

synonyms: sight, view.

Roget 441: vision, sight, optics, eyesight.    view, look, espial, glance, ken [Scot.], coup d'oeil [Fr.]; glimpse, glint, peep; gaze, ... show more

Dutch: beeld, bezienswaardigheid, inspectie, onderzoek, zicht

verb

1 survey

Consider in a comprehensive way.

synonym: appraise.

Roget 466: measure, mete; determine, assay; evaluate, value, assess, rate, appraise, estimate, form an estimate, set a value on; appreciate; standardize.    ... show more

Roget 441: see, behold, discern, perceive, have in sight, descry, sight, make out, discover, distinguish, recognize, spy, espy, ken [Scot.]; ... show more

2 survey

Look over carefully or inspect.

3 survey

Keep under surveillance.

synonyms: follow, surveil.

4 survey

Hold a review (of troops).

synonyms: go over, review.

5 survey

Make a survey of; for statistical purposes.

6 survey

Plot a map of (land).


Moby thesaurus: abbreviation, abbreviature, abrege, abridgment, abstract, analysis, appraisal, appraise, appraisement, appreciate, approximation, article, assay, assemblage, assembly, assess, assessment, assize, assizement, audit ... show more.

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