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Definition 1: examine so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition - [verb of cognition]

Samples where look into or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • check the brakes
  • Check out the engine

Synonyms for look into in the sense of this definition

(look into is a kind of ...) consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning

"analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare" "analyze the evidence in a criminal trial" "analyze your real motives"

(... is a kind of look into ) follow with the eyes or the mind

"Keep an eye on the baby, please!" "The world is watching Sarajevo" "She followed the men with the binoculars"

(look into has a similar meaning as ...) put a check mark on or near or next to

"Please check each name on the list" "tick off the items" "mark off the units"

Definition 2: investigate scientifically - [verb of communication]

Samples where look into or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Let's investigate the syntax of Chinese

Synonyms for look into in the sense of this definition

(look into is a kind of ...) consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning

"analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare" "analyze the evidence in a criminal trial" "analyze your real motives"

(... is a kind of look into ) inquire into

"the students had to research the history of the Second World War for their history project" "He searched for information on his relatives on the web" "Scientists are exploring the nature of consciousness"

(... is a kind of look into ) travel to or penetrate into

"explore unknown territory in biology"

(... is a kind of look into ) question or examine thoroughly and closely

(... is a kind of look into ) attempt to find out in a systematically and scientific manner

"The student researched the history of that word"

(... is a kind of look into ) to conduct a test or investigation

"We are experimenting with the new drug in order to fight this disease"

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