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1. test

verb. ['ˈtɛst'] put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to.

Synonyms

  • pass judgment
  • try
  • verify
  • examine
  • try out
  • control
  • field-test
  • evaluate
  • judge
  • essay
  • float

Antonyms

  • powerlessness
  • unrestraint
  • indiscipline
  • intemperance

Etymology

  • test (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • testum (Latin)

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Rhymes with Test

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How do you pronounce test?

Pronounce test as tɛst.

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Sentences with test


1. Noun, singular or mass
Autism is not a specific disorder that can be diagnosed with a blood test or an MRI.

2. Verb, base form
Do not test using the dryer circuit breaker because this breaker needs replacing and may not register correctly.

Quotes about test


1. When I am finishing a picture, I hold some God-made object up to it - a rock, a flower, the branch of a tree or my hand - as a final test. If the painting stands up beside a thing man cannot make, the painting is authentic. If there's a clash between the two, it's bad art.
- Marc Chagall

2. Very much, string theory is simply a work in progress. What we are inching toward every day are predictions that within the realm of current technology we hope to test. It's not like we're working on a theory that is permanently beyond experiment. That would be philosophy.
- Brian Greene

3. In school, you're taught a lesson and then given a test. In life, you're given a test that teaches you a lesson.
- Tom Bodett

2. sub-test

noun. one of a battery of related tests.

Synonyms

  • test
  • psychometric test
  • mental testing
  • battery

3. field-test

verb. test something under the conditions under which it will actually be used.

Synonyms

  • try
  • examine
  • try out
  • essay
  • test

Antonyms

  • disprove
  • affirm
  • worst
  • inactivity

4. test

noun. ['ˈtɛst'] trying something to find out about it.

Synonyms

  • road test
  • field test
  • trial
  • experimentation
  • beta test
  • tryout
  • field trial
  • alpha test
  • trial run
  • experiment

Antonyms

  • earned run
  • exempt
  • confine
  • fail

Etymology

  • test (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • testum (Latin)

5. test

verb. ['ˈtɛst'] test or examine for the presence of disease or infection.

Synonyms

  • screen

Antonyms

  • criticize
  • convict

Etymology

  • test (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • testum (Latin)

6. test

noun. ['ˈtɛst'] any standardized procedure for measuring sensitivity or memory or intelligence or aptitude or personality etc.

Synonyms

  • mental measurement
  • intelligence test
  • sub-test
  • mental test
  • psychometric test
  • mental testing
  • personality test

Antonyms

  • written
  • aboral
  • unjust
  • improper

Etymology

  • test (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • testum (Latin)

7. test

verb. ['ˈtɛst'] examine someone's knowledge of something.

Synonyms

  • examine

Antonyms

  • prosecution
  • negate

Etymology

  • test (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • testum (Latin)

8. test

noun. ['ˈtɛst'] the act of testing something.

Synonyms

  • double blind
  • fitting
  • pilot program
  • MOT test
  • run
  • preclinical phase
  • effort
  • preclinical test
  • audition
  • assay
  • tryout
  • field trial
  • attempt
  • Snellen test
  • clinical trial
  • Ministry of Transportation test
  • endeavour
  • endeavor
  • pilot project
  • try
  • preclinical trial
  • trial
  • try-on
  • trying on
  • MOT

Antonyms

  • incomplete
  • narrow
  • noncomprehensive
  • exclusive

Etymology

  • test (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • testum (Latin)

9. test

noun. ['ˈtɛst'] the act of undergoing testing.

Synonyms

  • effort
  • trial
  • endeavor
  • attempt
  • endeavour

Antonyms

  • dissuasion
  • unconnectedness
  • opening
  • proximate

Etymology

  • test (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • testum (Latin)

10. test

noun. ['ˈtɛst'] a set of questions or exercises evaluating skill or knowledge.

Synonyms

  • comprehensive
  • question sheet
  • communication
  • examination
  • midterm examination
  • examination paper
  • entrance examination
  • quiz
  • midterm
  • final examination
  • comp
  • final
  • test paper
  • preliminary examination
  • tripos
  • viva voce
  • exam
  • midterm exam
  • oral examination
  • final exam
  • viva
  • litmus test
  • preliminary exam
  • exam paper
  • oral
  • oral exam
  • communicating
  • comprehensive examination
  • bar exam
  • prelim
  • bar examination

Antonyms

  • idle
  • integrate
  • stay
  • worst

Etymology

  • test (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • testum (Latin)
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