Definitions for survey

Definitions for (noun) survey

Main entry: survey, study

Definition: a detailed critical inspection

Main entry: view, sight, survey

Definition: the act of looking or seeing or observing

Usage: he tried to get a better view of it; his survey of the battlefield was limited

Main entry: sketch, resume, survey

Definition: short descriptive summary (of events)

Definitions for (verb) survey

Main entry: survey, appraise

Definition: consider in a comprehensive way

Usage: He appraised the situation carefully before acting

Main entry: survey

Definition: plot a map of (land)

Main entry: survey

Definition: make a survey of; for statistical purposes

Main entry: review, survey, go over

Definition: hold a review (of troops)

Main entry: survey

Definition: look over carefully or inspect

Usage: He surveyed his new classmates

Main entry: follow, surveil, survey

Definition: keep under surveillance

Usage: The police had been following him for weeks but they could not prove his involvement in the bombing

Visual thesaurus for survey