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1. scan

verb. ['ˈskæn'] examine minutely or intensely.

Synonyms

  • glass
  • examine

Antonyms

  • recede
  • ride
  • follow

Etymology

  • scannen (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Scan

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  • harmattan
  • deguzman
  • catamaran
  • vantran
  • soloman
  • san-fran
  • quillman
  • minivan
  • intertan
  • gloriane
  • bourquin
  • wenfan
  • spokane
  • roxanne
  • overran
  • mcshan
  • mcmann
  • mcmahon
  • mcfann
  • maryanne
  • maryann
  • marianne
  • mactan
  • macmahon
  • lucianne
  • liliane
  • kellyanne
  • jourdan
  • harpin

Sentences with scan


1. Adjective
A scan can take as little as three minutes and is easy to start.

2. Verb, base form
This will allow you to download antivirus software and scan your system.

2. scan

verb. ['ˈskæn'] examine hastily.

Synonyms

  • examine
  • see
  • run down
  • skim
  • glance over

Antonyms

  • wind
  • back
  • hire
  • descend

Etymology

  • scannen (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. scan

noun. ['ˈskæn'] the act of scanning; systematic examination of a prescribed region.

Synonyms

  • scrutiny

Antonyms

  • roughen
  • esteem

Etymology

  • scannen (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. scan

verb. ['ˈskæn'] make a wide, sweeping search of.

Antonyms

  • pull

Etymology

  • scannen (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. scan

verb. ['ˈskæn'] read metrically.

Synonyms

  • recite

Antonyms

  • stay
  • push

Etymology

  • scannen (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. scan

noun. ['ˈskæn'] an image produced by scanning.

Synonyms

  • ikon
  • image
  • picture
  • CAT scan

Antonyms

  • exclude
  • disrespect
  • disesteem
  • literalize

Etymology

  • scannen (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. scan

verb. ['ˈskæn'] move a light beam over; in electronics, to reproduce an image.

Synonyms

  • move

Antonyms

  • arrange
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • scannen (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. scan

verb. ['ˈskæn'] conform to a metrical pattern.

Antonyms

  • fall

Etymology

  • scannen (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. scan

verb. ['ˈskæn'] obtain data from magnetic tapes.

Synonyms

  • see
  • misread
  • read
  • construe

Antonyms

  • enjoy
  • suffer
  • fatty
  • contraindicate

Etymology

  • scannen (Middle English (1100-1500))
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