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probe

synonym (synonym of probe)

  • (noun.cognition)
    an inquiry into unfamiliar or questionable activities (noun.cognition)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    question or examine thoroughly and closely (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    examine physically with or as if with a probe (verb.contact)
     

hypernym (probe IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a flexible slender surgical instrument with a blunt end that is used to explore wounds or body cavities (noun.artifact)
    a medical instrument used in surgery (noun.artifact)
     
  • an exploratory action or expedition (noun.act)
    a careful systematic search (noun.act)
     
  • an inquiry into unfamiliar or questionable activities (noun.cognition)
    a search for knowledge (noun.cognition)
     
  • an investigation conducted using a flexible surgical instrument to explore an injury or a body cavity (noun.act)
    systematic investigation to establish facts (noun.act)
     
  • examine physically with or as if with a probe (verb.contact)
    pass into or through, often by overcoming resistance (verb.contact)
     
  • question or examine thoroughly and closely (verb.communication)
    investigate scientifically (verb.communication)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF probe relation)

  • an inquiry into unfamiliar or questionable activities (noun.cognition)
    an investigation undertaken in the hope (but not the stated purpose) of discovering information (noun.cognition)
     
  • examine physically with or as if with a probe (verb.contact)
    wear or cut gutters into (verb.contact)
     
  • question or examine thoroughly and closely (verb.communication)
    conduct an inquiry or investigation of (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    question after cross-examination by opposing counsel (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.social)
    examine or hear (evidence or a case) by judicial process (verb.social)
     

derivation (.... is derived from probe)

  • an inquiry into unfamiliar or questionable activities (noun.cognition)
    conduct an inquiry or investigation of (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    question or examine thoroughly and closely (verb.communication)
     
  • an investigation conducted using a flexible surgical instrument to explore an injury or a body cavity (noun.act)
    examine physically with or as if with a probe (verb.contact)
     
  • examine physically with or as if with a probe (verb.contact)
    an investigation conducted using a flexible surgical instrument to explore an injury or a body cavity (noun.act)
     
  • question or examine thoroughly and closely (verb.communication)
    the act of giving students or candidates a test (as by questions) to determine what they know or have learned (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    an inquiry into unfamiliar or questionable activities (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    formal systematic questioning (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a set of questions or exercises evaluating skill or knowledge (noun.communication)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym derivation investigation examine dig into research exploration surgical instrument enquiry investigate look into fishing expedition enquire re-examine hear gutter dig into poke into enquire inquire examine examination

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