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review

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of review

  1. 1 a usually critical look at a past event a review of yesterday's football game gave us a lot of good ideas on how to improve for the next one Synonyms of review reappraisal, reconsideration, reexamination, retrospect, retrospection Words Related to review recap, recapitulation, rehash Near Antonyms of review preview

  2. 2 a close look at or over someone or something in order to judge condition took the car to her mechanic for a complete mechanical review before she decided to sell it Synonyms of review audit, check, checkup, examination, going-over, look-see, inspection, scan, scrutiny, survey, viewWords Related to review analysis, assay, close-up, deconstruction, dissection; exploration, investigation, probe, research, study; inquisition, interrogation; once-over, perusal; recheck, reinspection, resurvey; observation, surveillance, watch; checkout, test-drive, trial run

  3. 3 a publication that appears at regular intervals had his poetry published in a literary review Synonyms of review book, bulletin, diurnal, gazette, mag, magazine, newspaper, organ, paper, periodical, rag, journal, serial, zineWords Related to review annual, bimonthly, biweekly, daily, monthly, quarterly, semimonthly, semiweekly, triweekly, weekly, yearbook; digest, little magazine; fanzine; pictorial, slick; broadside, edition, extra, sheet, supplement, tab, tabloid; newsletter, newsmagazine, newsweekly

  4. 4 an essay evaluating or analyzing something a harsh movie review of an expected summer blockbuster Synonyms of review critique, examen, notice, criticismWords Related to review column, commentary, editorial, punditry; appraisal, assessment, evaluation; analysis, examination, opinion, outline, study, survey

  5. 5 the act, process, or result of making different the company decided that the 100-year-old office building could use a review Synonyms of review alteration, difference, modification, redoing, refashioning, remaking, remodeling, revamping, change, revise, revision, reworking, variationWords Related to review amendment, correction, rectification, reform; conversion, deformation, distortion, metamorphosis, mutation, transfiguration, transformation; fluctuation, oscillation, shift; displacement, replacement, substitution; adjustment, modulation, regulation, tweak; redesign, redoAntonyms of review fixation, stabilization


review

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of review

  1. 1 to consider again especially with the possibility of change or reversal since we can't follow that plan, we'll have to review our options and decide on something else Synonyms of review readdress, reanalyze, reconceive, redefine, reevaluate, reexamine, reexplore, rethink, reconsider, revisit, reweighWords Related to review rehear; reconceptualize, reenvision, reimagine; reappraise, reassess, reinvestigate, restudy; amend, correct, emend, rectify, reform, remedy, reviseNear Antonyms of review assert, defend, maintain, uphold

  2. 2 to look over closely (as for judging quality or condition) a consultant was brought in to review our security procedures Synonyms of review audit, check (out), con, examine, overlook, oversee, inspect, scan, scrutinize, survey, viewWords Related to review notice, observe, watch; comb, peruse, pore (over); analyze, dissect, parse; delve (into), explore, investigate, plumb, probe, research, study; categorize, classify; pick over; reinspect, rereview, resurveyNear Antonyms of review skim; glance (at or over); miss, overlook



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