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1. survey

noun. ['sɝˈveɪ, ˈsɝːˌveɪ'] a detailed critical inspection.

Synonyms

  • study
  • resurvey
  • examination

Antonyms

  • multiply
  • integrate
  • differentiate
  • add

Etymology

  • sourveoir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • supervideo (Latin)

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Rhymes with Survey

  • ave
  • mckelvey

Sentences with survey


1. Noun, singular or mass
There may be a fee to make a copy of the survey.

Quotes about survey


1. I am fated to journey hand in hand with my strange heroes and to survey the surging immensity of life, to survey it through the laughter that all can see and through the tears unseen and unknown by anyone.
- Nikolai Gogol

2. Nine out of ten politicians are thieves. The tenth politician is a liar, and the one who conducted the survey.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

3. Look. Survey. Inspect. My hair is ruined! I look like a pan of bacon and eggs!
- Diana Wynne Jones, Howl's Moving Castle

2. survey

verb. ['sɝˈveɪ, ˈsɝːˌveɪ'] consider in a comprehensive way.

Synonyms

  • examine
  • analyse
  • study
  • appraise
  • canvas
  • canvass

Antonyms

  • debit
  • stand still
  • majority
  • minority

Etymology

  • sourveoir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • supervideo (Latin)

3. survey

verb. ['sɝˈveɪ, ˈsɝːˌveɪ'] look over carefully or inspect.

Synonyms

  • see
  • overlook
  • look

Antonyms

  • suffer
  • mind
  • attend to
  • discontinue

Etymology

  • sourveoir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • supervideo (Latin)

4. survey

noun. ['sɝˈveɪ, ˈsɝːˌveɪ'] short descriptive summary (of events).

Synonyms

  • summary
  • sum-up
  • sketch

Antonyms

  • disesteem
  • mistrust
  • distrust
  • unite

Etymology

  • sourveoir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • supervideo (Latin)

5. survey

noun. ['sɝˈveɪ, ˈsɝːˌveɪ'] the act of looking or seeing or observing.

Synonyms

  • view
  • looking
  • looking at
  • look
  • eyeful

Antonyms

  • decode
  • esteem
  • respect
  • exclude

Etymology

  • sourveoir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • supervideo (Latin)

6. survey

verb. ['sɝˈveɪ, ˈsɝːˌveɪ'] hold a review (of troops).

Synonyms

  • go over
  • review

Antonyms

  • man
  • literalize
  • spiritualize

Etymology

  • sourveoir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • supervideo (Latin)

7. survey

verb. ['sɝˈveɪ, ˈsɝːˌveɪ'] plot a map of (land).

Synonyms

  • reckon
  • triangulate
  • compute
  • calculate
  • work out
  • figure
  • measure
  • quantify
  • cipher

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • standard
  • nonstandard
  • criticize

Etymology

  • sourveoir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • supervideo (Latin)

8. survey

verb. ['sɝˈveɪ, ˈsɝːˌveɪ'] keep under surveillance.

Synonyms

  • pursue
  • follow

Antonyms

  • prolix
  • official
  • forget

Etymology

  • sourveoir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • supervideo (Latin)

9. survey

verb. ['sɝˈveɪ, ˈsɝːˌveɪ'] make a survey of; for statistical purposes.

Synonyms

  • poll
  • examine
  • analyse
  • study
  • canvas
  • canvass

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • unbelief
  • profound
  • disagree

Etymology

  • sourveoir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • supervideo (Latin)
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