examined, past participle; examined, past tense; examines, 3rd person singular present; examining, present participle;
Inspect (someone or something) in detail to determine their nature or condition; investigate thoroughly
a doctor examined me and said I might need a caesarean
this forced us to examine every facet of our business
Test the knowledge or proficiency of (someone) by requiring them to answer questions or perform tasks
the colleges set standards by examining candidates
Formally question (a defendant or witness) in court
analyze: consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning; "analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare"; "analyze the evidence in a criminal trial"; "analyze your real motives"
observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect; "The customs agent examined the baggage"; "I must see your passport before you can enter the country"
probe: question or examine thoroughly and closely
test: put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to; "This approach has been tried with good results"; "Test this recipe"
A test or an examination (or "exam") is an assessment intended to measure a test-taker's knowledge, skill, aptitude, physical fitness, or classification in many other topics (e.g., beliefs). ...
To observe or inspect carefully or critically; To check the health or condition of something or someone; To determine the aptitude, skills or qualifications of someone by subjecting them to an examination; To interrogate
To visually look. See Inspect.
To test the state or condition of; inspect or analyze carefully.
As an audit procedure to examine something is to look at it critically.
Look in close detail and establish the key facts and important issues surrounding a topic. This should be a critical evaluation and you should try and offer reasons as to why the facts and issues you have identified are the most important, as well as explain the different ways they could be ...
Discuss the given topic, analyzing it critically in order to better understand its meaning and nature.
(verb) -- to look at very closely, usually looking for something ch. 5
(AO3): Consider an argument or concept in a way that uncovers the assumptions and interrelationships of the issue