Associations to the word «Review»


REVIEW, noun. A second or subsequent reading of a text or artifact.
REVIEW, noun. An account intended as a critical evaluation of a text or a piece of work.
REVIEW, noun. (legal) A judicial reassessment of a case or an event.
REVIEW, noun. A stage show made up of sketches etc.
REVIEW, noun. A survey of the available items or material.
REVIEW, noun. A periodical which makes a survey of the arts or some other field.
REVIEW, noun. A military inspection or display for the benefit of superiors or VIPs.
REVIEW, noun. A forensic inspection to assess compliance with regulations or some code.
REVIEW, verb. To survey; to look broadly over.
REVIEW, verb. To write a critical evaluation of a new art work etc.; to write a review.
REVIEW, verb. To look back over in order to correct or edit; to revise.
REVIEW, verb. (obsolete) To view or see again; to look back on.
REVIEW, verb. (obsolete) To retrace; to go over again.

Dictionary definition

REVIEW, noun. A new appraisal or evaluation.
REVIEW, noun. An essay or article that gives a critical evaluation (as of a book or play).
REVIEW, noun. A subsequent examination of a patient for the purpose of monitoring earlier treatment.
REVIEW, noun. (accounting) a service (less exhaustive than an audit) that provides some assurance to interested parties as to the reliability of financial data.
REVIEW, noun. A variety show with topical sketches and songs and dancing and comedians.
REVIEW, noun. A periodical that publishes critical essays on current affairs or literature or art.
REVIEW, noun. A summary at the end that repeats the substance of a longer discussion.
REVIEW, noun. (law) a judicial reexamination of the proceedings of a court (especially by an appellate court).
REVIEW, noun. Practice intended to polish performance or refresh the memory.
REVIEW, noun. A formal or official examination; "the platoon stood ready for review"; "we had to wait for the inspection before we could use the elevator".
REVIEW, verb. Look at again; examine again; "let's review your situation".
REVIEW, verb. Appraise critically; "She reviews books for the New York Times"; "Please critique this performance".
REVIEW, verb. Hold a review (of troops).
REVIEW, verb. Refresh one's memory; "I reviewed the material before the test".
REVIEW, verb. Look back upon (a period of time, sequence of events); remember; "she reviewed her achievements with pride".

Wise words

All our words from loose using have lost their edge.
Ernest Hemingway