Review

  • 21review */*/*/ — I UK [rɪˈvjuː] / US [rɪˈvju] noun Word forms review : singular review plural reviews 1) a) [countable/uncountable] the process of studying or examining a situation, policy, or idea again in order to decide whether it is suitable or satisfactory… …

    English dictionary

  • 22Review — See also critic. A review is an evaluation of a publication, such as a movie, video game, musical composition, book, or a piece of hardware like a car, appliance, or computer. In addition to a critical statement, the review s author may assign… …

    Wikipedia

  • 23review — re|view1 [ rı vju ] verb *** 1. ) transitive to study or examine a situation, policy, or idea again in order to decide whether it is suitable or satisfactory: The progress of each child must be regularly reviewed. a ) to examine all the… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 24review — 1 /rI vju:/ noun 1 (C, U) an act of carefully examining and considering a situation or process: The Department of Agriculture ordered an urgent review of pesticide safety. | a review of progress in computer science over the last 20 years | under… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 25review — reviewable, adj. reviewability, n. reviewless, adj. /ri vyooh /, n. 1. a critical article or report, as in a periodical, on a book, play, recital, or the like; critique; evaluation. 2. the process of going over a subject again in study or… …

    Universalium

  • 26review — 01. Make sure you [review] your vocabulary for the test tomorrow. 02. The government has ordered a [review] of its aid package to the region, in response to the human rights abuses. 03. He wrote a short [review] of the play for the local paper.… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 27review — [[t]rɪvju͟ː[/t]] ♦♦ reviews, reviewing, reviewed 1) N COUNT: oft N of n, also prep N A review of a situation or system is its formal examination by people in authority. This is usually done in order to see whether it can be improved or corrected …

    English dictionary

  • 28review — re•view [[t]rɪˈvyu[/t]] n. 1) a critical article or report, as of a book, play, or software; critique 2) the process of studying a subject again, esp. to fix it in memory 3) an exercise designed for study of this kind 4) a general survey, esp. in …

    From formal English to slang

  • 29review — I. noun Etymology: Middle English reveue, from Middle French, from feminine past participle of revoir to see again, reexamine, from Old French reveoir, from re + veoir, veeir to see more at view Date: 15th century 1. a. a formal military… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 30review — 1. noun 1) the council undertook a review Syn: analysis, evaluation, assessment, appraisal, examination, investigation, inquiry, probe, inspection, study 2) the rent is due for review Syn: reconsideration …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 31review — /rəˈvju / (say ruh vyooh) noun 1. a critical article or report, as in a periodical, on some literary work, film, play, opera, etc., commonly of recent appearance; a critique. 2. a periodical publication containing articles on current events or… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 32review — /rɪ vju:/ noun a general examination ● to conduct a review of distributors ♦ she had a salary review last April her salary was examined (and increased) in April ● The company has decided to review freelance payments in the light of the rising… …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 33review — A consideration by an appellate court of the decision of an inferior court, contemplating the affirmance, reversal, or modification of such decision in accordance with the law. 4 Am J2d A & E § 1. A proceeding expressly authorized by statute in… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 34review — 1. noun /rɪˈvjuː/ a) A second or subsequent reading of a text or artifact. I need to make a review of the book before I can understand it. b) An account intended as a critical evaluation of a text or a piece of work. The newspaper review was full …

    Wiktionary

  • 35Review — Nachprüfung; Bericht * * * Re|view 〈[rivju:] f. 10〉 Übersicht, Rundschau (oft Titel engl. Zeitschriften) [engl., „Rückblick, Überblick, Rundschau“] * * * Re|view [ri vju: ], das od. der; s, s, auch: die; , s [engl. review < frz. revue, ↑… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 36review — Synonyms and related words: Grand Guignol, Passion play, Tom show, abbreviation, abbreviature, abrege, abridgment, abstract, afterthought, air, airing, analysis, analyze, annotate, annual, antimasque, application, approval, array, assess,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 37review — n. & v. n. 1 a general survey or assessment of a subject or thing. 2 a retrospect or survey of the past. 3 revision or reconsideration (is under review). 4 a display and formal inspection of troops etc. 5 a published account or criticism of a… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 38Review — 1Re|view [ri vju:] die; , s <aus engl. review »Überblick; Rückblick«, dies aus (mittel)fr. revue, Part. Perf. (Fem.) von revoir, vgl. ↑Revue> (als Titel od. Bestandteil des Titels engl. u. amerik. Zeitschriften) Rundschau; vgl. ↑Revue.… …

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  • 39review*/*/ — [rɪˈvjuː] noun I 1) [C/U] the process of examining something again in order to check it or make a decision about it Several aspects of prison practices are currently under review.[/ex] A review of all government policy affecting the environment… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 40review — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. reexamine, reconsider, revise, recall, rehearse, criticize, inspect. See inquiry, memory, attention. n. retrospection, recollection; critique, criticism; inspection, parade; résumé, recapitulation …

    English dictionary for students