Synonyms for (noun) survey

Synonyms: survey, study

Definition: a detailed critical inspection

Similar words: examination, scrutiny

Definition: the act of examining something closely (as for mistakes)


Synonyms: 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

Similar words: look, looking, looking at

Definition: the act of directing the eyes toward something and perceiving it visually

Usage: he went out to have a look; his look was fixed on her eyes; he gave it a good looking at; his camera does his looking for him


Synonyms: sketch, resume, survey

Definition: short descriptive summary (of events)

Similar words: sum-up, summary

Definition: a brief statement that presents the main points in a concise form

Usage: he gave a summary of the conclusions

Synonyms for (verb) survey

Synonyms: survey, appraise

Definition: consider in a comprehensive way

Usage: He appraised the situation carefully before acting

Similar words: study, examine, analyse, analyze, canvas, canvass

Definition: consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning

Usage: analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare; analyze the evidence in a criminal trial; analyze your real motives


Synonyms: survey

Definition: plot a map of (land)

Similar words: compute, cipher, calculate, cypher, reckon, work out, figure

Definition: make a mathematical calculation or computation


Synonyms: survey

Definition: make a survey of; for statistical purposes

Similar words: study, examine, analyse, analyze, canvas, canvass

Definition: consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning

Usage: analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare; analyze the evidence in a criminal trial; analyze your real motives


Synonyms: review, survey, go over

Definition: hold a review (of troops)

Similar words: inspect

Definition: look over carefully

Usage: Please inspect your father's will carefully


Synonyms: survey

Definition: look over carefully or inspect

Usage: He surveyed his new classmates

Similar words: see, examine

Definition: observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect

Usage: The customs agent examined the baggage; I must see your passport before you can enter the country