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1. review

verb. ['ˌriːvˈjuː'] look at again; examine again.

Synonyms

  • examine
  • analyse
  • study
  • reexamine
  • canvas
  • canvass

Antonyms

  • pretermit
  • overlook
  • omit
  • drop

Etymology

  • reveue (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

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How do you pronounce review?

Pronounce review as ˌrivˈju.

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Example sentences of the word review


1. Noun, singular or mass
A professional review might prevent you from making a very costly mistake.

2. Verb, base form
This provides you with an opportunity to review all mail received at your old address when you visit.

3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Before entering into any legal agreement, have someone review the document.

Quotes containing the word review


1. There's a hell of a distance between wise-cracking and wit. Wit has truth in it; wise-cracking is simply calisthenics with words."[Interview, The Paris Review, Summer 1956]
- Dorothy Parker

2. Because this absolutely insane - the craziest thing I'd ever done. Worse than giving a one-star review, scarier than asking for an interview with an author I'd give my firstborn to eat lunch with, more stupid than kissing Daemon.
- Jennifer L. Armentrout, Obsidian

3. Libraries should be open to all - except the censor.[Response to questionnaire in Saturday Review, October 29 1960]
- John F. Kennedy

2. review

verb. ['ˌriːvˈjuː'] appraise critically.

Synonyms

  • referee
  • critique
  • evaluate
  • judge
  • peer review

Etymology

  • reveue (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

3. review

noun. ['ˌriːvˈjuː'] a new appraisal or evaluation.

Synonyms

  • reassessment
  • reappraisal
  • appraisal
  • revaluation
  • assessment
  • stocktaking

Antonyms

  • reject
  • convict
  • acquit
  • qualify

Etymology

  • reveue (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

4. review

verb. ['ˌriːvˈjuː'] hold a review (of troops).

Synonyms

  • go over
  • survey

Antonyms

  • repress
  • unlearn
  • suppress

Etymology

  • reveue (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

5. review

noun. ['ˌriːvˈjuː'] an essay or article that gives a critical evaluation (as of a book or play).

Synonyms

  • notice
  • critique
  • critical review
  • rave
  • criticism
  • review article
  • book review

Antonyms

  • differ
  • disagree
  • derestrict
  • activity

Etymology

  • reveue (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

6. review

noun. ['ˌriːvˈjuː'] a subsequent examination of a patient for the purpose of monitoring earlier treatment.

Synonyms

  • follow-up
  • examination
  • followup
  • reexamination

Antonyms

  • dissociate
  • disinherit
  • issue
  • demobilize

Etymology

  • reveue (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

7. review

verb. ['ˌriːvˈjuː'] look back upon (a period of time, sequence of events); remember.

Synonyms

  • look back
  • remember
  • retrospect

Antonyms

  • blank out
  • slip
  • slip one's mind
  • block

Etymology

  • reveue (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

8. review

verb. ['ˌriːvˈjuː'] refresh one's memory.

Synonyms

  • remember
  • recall
  • recollect
  • call up
  • retrieve
  • refresh
  • think
  • brush up

Antonyms

  • lose
  • leave

Etymology

  • reveue (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

9. review

noun. ['ˌriːvˈjuː'] (law) a judicial reexamination of the proceedings of a court (especially by an appellate court).

Synonyms

  • proceeding
  • judicial review
  • legal proceeding
  • bill of review

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • fail
  • pass
  • approve

Etymology

  • reveue (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

10. review

noun. ['ˌriːvˈjuː'] (accounting) a service (less exhaustive than an audit) that provides some assurance to interested parties as to the reliability of financial data.

Synonyms

  • analytical review
  • limited review
  • accounting
  • accounting system

Antonyms

  • aperiodic
  • overleap
  • miss
  • neglect

Etymology

  • reveue (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
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